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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by sweetfamily83, Aug 31, 2016.

  1. sweetfamily83

    sweetfamily83 New Egg

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    Hi my names Rachel and my family and I finally got out of our apartment and moved to a house in the country. We haven't even unpacked everything but I've got baby chicks from the feed store. They were practically giving them away. Then my grandmother calls with 6 grown laying hens.so we are in a hurry to get our coop set up before they arrive this weekend.
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Rachel, and :welcome. Great to have you with us! Wow! That's quite a crash course into,the chicken world! You might be interested in doing a little research on raising happy and healthy chickens in the Learning Center here https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
    Best of luck and enjoy the adventure!
     
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  3. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you.

    That's a very quick introduction to the poultry hobby! I'd recommend checking out the Learning Center and reading up as much as you can. :)
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to the Backyard chickens flock. Hope you will update when you are able to post photos of flock.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. You have jumped in at the deep end, for sure [​IMG] I'm sure that you will have a busy weekend ahead, but enjoy yourself.

    Best wishes
    CT
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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