Hi From NE OHIO

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ChickenPA, Feb 18, 2016.

  1. ChickenPA

    ChickenPA New Egg

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    I'm Donna - Have had chickens for about 20 months - LOVE IT!!! Although one died yesterday :(
    trying to figure out what the heck happened! Looking forward to learning lots of great stuff from this site![​IMG]
     
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Donna. Glad you decided to join our flock. I'm sorry for the loss of your chicken. It's always sad to lose one of our flock. :eek:( If you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is lots of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with the rest of your flock.
     
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Sorry for your loss. Unfortunately, unexplained deaths are not uncommon among poultry. If others start to sicken, however, it would be wise to see a vet. Welcome to Backyard chickens..
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Donna and welcome to BYC - great to have you join us. *2 on Michael and DD's posts. If you have not done so already, you may wish to drop by your state thread and link up with other BYC members in your area (just type your state in the search box).

    all the best
    CT
     
  5. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright Donna, [​IMG] great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]





    Loosing one every now and then is all part of poultry farming [​IMG]
     
  6. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    Hi Donna, [​IMG]

    Sorry you lost one of your flock, unfortunately that happens sometimes. What breed(s) of chickens do you raise? Is that a Barred Plymouth Rock chick in your avatar? Glad you are enjoying the birds.

    If you have any questions, always feel free to ask. Everyone is here to help each other.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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

    littlejohnacres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome fellow Ohioan!! Sorry for your loss.
     
  9. ChickenPA

    ChickenPA New Egg

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    I have dominiques and black austalorps, two of each now, the one that died was a Dominique, she was pretty low on the totem pole but a sweet girl, no foul play suspected! With such a small flock I'm worried about trying to add one in eventually, I know it's not easy.
     

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