Hi from Albany, NY - New to cluckers, so far so good!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by oarieder, Jun 24, 2010.

  1. oarieder

    oarieder New Egg

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    Picked up some 8 pullets and couple of cockerels (I now know) in March. Used a bunch of coop ideas from here and other locations on the net. Saved a bit by building the frame and foundation of the coop with scrap pallet wood. Thanks all!

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  2. TipsyDog

    TipsyDog Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from PA! Glad you've decided to become a chicken farmer! The more, the merrier [​IMG]
     
  3. oarieder

    oarieder New Egg

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    If you would have told me even 5 years ago that I would become a chicken farmer, I would have laughed and thought you were crazy. Now I can't believe how much my children and I have enjoyed taking care of them and watching them grow. Great life experience!

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  4. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

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    Love your coop! Looks very nice! [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. In His Service

    In His Service Wise Men Still Seek Him

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    My kids and I started with answering a free rooster ad, just a few months ago and now have over 20 chickens of various ages with new ones hatching even as we speak. (Momma and babies are in a dog house in my downstairs bathroom.) Funny how quickly we got chicken obsessed. Love your coop and run. We are in the process of building new coops and runs to give our each or our mini flocks their own separate-but-equal secure living quarters.
     
  6. Chickaholic

    Chickaholic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from Washington!! NICE COOP!!! Luv it!!
     

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