Hi from South-Central PA

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by missydcpc, Dec 6, 2011.

  1. missydcpc

    missydcpc Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 6, 2011
    South-Central PA
    Hi, my name is Missy, and I want chickens....

    I've wanted chickens for...well...for years! In the spring my dream will be realized. We are slowly getting everything set up. We got a brooder, feeders, waterers and some fencing so far. The electrician will be coming in February (have to wait for the budget to afford it) to rewire the garage so I can turn 1/2 into a coop. Then it's a matter of getting the chickens.

    I have lots of questions!

    I think the chickens will be good for our 5 littles (almost 2, 5, 7, 9 & almost 12). It will teach them responsibility and hopefully make them not fight so much...but knowing them..they'll fight over who gets to collect the eggs!
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Dec 22, 2009
  3. aoxa

    aoxa Overrun With Chickens

  4. sgtmom52

    sgtmom52 Birds & Bees

    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from northern York County, PA!
  5. CheerioLounge

    CheerioLounge Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 10, 2011
    California High Desert
    [​IMG] from Twentynine Palms in the California high desert!

    Warning: BYC can become seriously addicting!! [​IMG]
  6. stoopid

    stoopid Chicken Fairy Godmother

    Aug 3, 2011
    Long Island, NY
    [​IMG] from Long Island!
    And it's great that you are doing research before taking the leap!
  7. TheJuan-n-Only

    TheJuan-n-Only Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 10, 2010
    Welcome from Tampa FLA...and yeah expect the fighting to collect the eggs...in my house is a race to the coop in the Morning...and that's My son 14 y/o son, my wife and myself! lol
  8. S&N Livestock

    S&N Livestock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    southern ohio
    [​IMG] from Ohio
  9. Welcome from California!
  10. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle



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