Hi from Holbrook, Mass......

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by surfchicken72, Jun 10, 2010.

  1. surfchicken72

    surfchicken72 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hello all... I am a reluctant owner of 6 new chicks. about 3 weeks. Wife insisted we get chickens.. and well, when she insists, she gets.
    Got a photo on my phone at work of the chicks in the house. That's how I was notified of their purchase... [​IMG]

    Anyway this site has been a big help, and many of you have PM'd me already answering many of my questions, as I plan to start building the coop this weekend,
    as the "girls" are QUICKLY outgrowing the 55 gal fish tank.

    Would love to hear from some fellow New Englanders to insure I build my coop properly to deal with our Humid summers and Nasty winters...

    But, thank you to all who have contacted me.

    -Kipp
    surfchicken72
     
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  2. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG]. You will not be sorry you got the chicks, they are so entertaining. You will be wanting to order more soon. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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  3. chicnfarmer

    chicnfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    welcome
     
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  4. cambriagardener

    cambriagardener Chillin' With My Peeps

    Can't help you with coop design for a cold climate since I live in a very temperate climate. But I would like to welcome you. Perhaps if you check out the "Coop" topic, you'll find ideas there for cold climates. Best of luck with your new project and......[​IMG]
     
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  5. RAWR

    RAWR Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2009
    who wants to know?
    [​IMG] from SW Indiana [​IMG]
     
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  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio.
     
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  7. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

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  8. SillyRooster

    SillyRooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Coop
    Looking to move to Holbrook with my chickens, did you have to get a permit? Thanks!
     
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  9. puffypoo22

    puffypoo22 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm from Mass.
    Just be sure the coop is well insulated and ventilated, dry bedding esp in winter.
     
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  10. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Chicken Obsessed

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    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow So glad you joined us:ya
     

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