Hi from Austin, Texas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ddhburns, Sep 15, 2009.

  1. ddhburns

    ddhburns New Egg

    Sep 15, 2009
    My name is Doug and I live in Austin.

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    Saw lots of chickens as a kid (Montana, mostly). Started in with chickens here in Texas about two years ago.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?

    24 laying, a dozen young 'uns, a handful of peeps.

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    A few RIRs and NHRs, buff Orps, Araucanas and Ameraucanas, couple of Marans, couple of Orloffs, couple of Cochins, couple of Penedesencas, some Black Sex Links, some Ideal 236s.

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?

    Ideal Poultry website.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    Photography, writing/playing/recording music, reading.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    My wife and I live on six acres with a bunch of big dogs, a cat, an unending supply of possums, raccoons and rat snakes (big egg eaters), and lately a few coral snakes!

  2. Daysiechicks

    Daysiechicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 25, 2009
    Salt Lake City
    Welcome from SLC [​IMG]
  3. eggsrcool

    eggsrcool Sussex Fanatic

    [​IMG] from England!! [​IMG]
  4. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

    Apr 18, 2009
    A big Texas size [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Howdy neighbor!
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    KDbeads Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 20, 2009
    East Central VA
    [​IMG] from Mason TX
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    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Hey Doug! [​IMG] from S. Florida! So glad you joined us! Watch out for those coral snakes!! [​IMG]
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    fldiver97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 5, 2009
    Middleton, WI
    [​IMG] from WI
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    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009

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