Hi from south TX

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by cpennell, Nov 30, 2015.

  1. cpennell

    cpennell Just Hatched

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    I am fairly new to having chickens. I started with 7 chickens and 1 rooster given to me by a friend. My neighbor's dog killed several. I got several new ones and now have 3 Rhode Island reds, 1 naked necks and about 11 Buff orpinhtons.
    Even though I grew up on a farm, i didn't remember anything about chickens but I do enjoy learning and taking care of them.
     
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. I'm sorry about your loss to the dog. :eek:( Sadly, dogs and chickens do not typically mix well. Dogs either tend to view chickens as prey or else as chew toys. 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. Cheers.
     
  3. LeafBlade12345

    LeafBlade12345 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined our flock! So sorry about your chickens...glad you got new ones though!
     
  4. cypressdrake

    cypressdrake Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi from South Louisiana!
     
  5. N F C

    N F C eggnog time! Premium Member Project Manager

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  6. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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  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. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Please take measures to safeguard your chickens, or the neighbors dog will kill them as soon as you get new ones.
     

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