Hi from Australia

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by 88keysau, Jan 3, 2014.

  1. 88keysau

    88keysau Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello eveyone, I'm Karen from Cannons Creek - a coastal village in Victoria about 45 mins from Melbourne. Whilst not new to all things avian (we have large parrots) I am new to the world of chickens. Alasdair and I rescued 4 ex battery hens (Isa Browns) about a month ago and it has been fantastic watching them find their feet so to speak. They are very scruffy looking but getting more feathers and confidence every day. My vege beds are suffering from their enthusiasm so I'm researching fencing options and we are also looking to build a fantastic coop ( we bough a cheep one to get us going).
    Looking forward to reading all the info here and getting to know everyone.
    Cheers
    Karen and the girls (Julia, Dame Nellie, Amelia and Red Butt)
     
  2. chooks4life

    chooks4life Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello from Queensland and [​IMG]

    It's definitely the right place for your questions. :)
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    [​IMG] to BYC!

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy BYC!
     
  4. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Hello Karen and [​IMG] nice you can join us [​IMG]


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    Lot's of information in the library [​IMG]


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  5. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Poor "Red butt" sounds like they have been pecking at her and giving her a hard time. I don't know if you have the product "BLue Kote," in Australia. You could use that on her sore butt and it won't be the color red that attracts mean chickens.


    We have many aussies on here, you could meet them at "Australia, six states and one funny little island."
     
  7. Bluebee

    Bluebee Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC, glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  8. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow Welcome To BYC!
     
  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Karen, welcome to BYC.
     

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