hi i am a chicken addict i think

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by OC closet chicken fan, Oct 7, 2011.

  1. hi yall,

    long time lurker/learner here... this year back in june something came over me and i wasn't myself... went out and got five day-old chicks from a feed store... long story short, wifey still don't approve but its all history now (i hope)... now i am just waiting for my 5 pullets to start laying [​IMG] ...ok i gotta get back to work... later
     
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  2. SilkieBantams

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    [​IMG] from Texas
     
  3. [​IMG] [​IMG] from WA. glad you joined us [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. thanks yall for the warm welcome!

    ill eventually learn my way around here... what's the weather like where yall are?... it's sunny n nice here is orange county california! i forgot to introduce my super backyard flock of 5... puff orp, brown leghorn, RIR, cuckoo marans and EE [​IMG]
     
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  5. maxxsmommy

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    hello from Minnesota! Its lovely weather here! lowers 70's today.. not to shabby for Minnesota in October. I am a Chicken Addict as well! [​IMG] Cute little fuzzy bums! I have 2 Red Production pullets and 2 Sliver laced wyandotte Pullets. 1 Buff orpington Roo and 3 Welsh Harlequin ducks [​IMG] sorry if i spelled anything wrong lol
     
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  6. greymane

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    [​IMG] from the Finger Lakes of New York! Welcome to the addiction!

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  7. chickflick

    chickflick Crowing

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  8. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Louisiana!! Glad you joined!! [​IMG]
     
  9. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas, OC and [​IMG]. Glad you joined us! [​IMG] I bet your wife will come around once the eggs start rolling in!
     
  10. Quote:thanks! i really really hope so too... she brings it up everytime when she's "cranky" and talks about my priorities (... i know the way i went about getting chicken was a bit on the shady side but what i can i say... i like chickens... i sorta pop the chicken question while she was falling asleep and she said "yeah" ...seemed like a great idea at the time)

    i got my day-old pullets in mid june... so from what i have read on BYC they should be laying real soon right? i better get those nest boxes in fast... wish me luck
     

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