Hi From Newnan, Ga

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by NinaCorrine, Mar 10, 2017.

  1. NinaCorrine

    NinaCorrine Just Hatched

    Mar 10, 2017
    Hello All,
    I am new to the chicken ownership game. In fact, I had never seen a live chicken up close before 2 weeks ago. My children went to the Poultry Show and came home with three 6 week old Silkies. I have learned so much on this website. I am so glad I found it. Here they are with Titan, our Mini Poodle.[​IMG]
  2. CP Chicken

    CP Chicken Crazy about Turkens

    Wow, your silkie chicks are simply adorable!!! So glad you decided to join the chicken community! :welcome
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard chickens. You may like to check out the "Silkie thread," to learn more about the breed. Just put that in the search box and it will pop up for you. You can do the same to find your state thread.

    Silkies are kid favorites and very popular however they can't be accurately sexed before 4-5 mos. of age and sometimes not till they crow or lay eggs.
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  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
  5. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, NinaCorrine, and [​IMG]! Happy you joined our community! Cute chicks! I've never owned silkies but they seem to be a crowd favorite - hope you enjoy yours! Thanks for joining BYC! [​IMG]
  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Glad to hear everyone is enjoying the Silkies!
  7. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

    Apr 24, 2016
    Hello, and welcome to Backyard chickens! I am so glad that you joined us, and I hope you will make yourself at home here and enjoy it as much as I have! :frow

  8. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under NinaCorrine [​IMG] Welcome!

    Such an adorable picture! [​IMG]

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]

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