Hi, i'm from Australia

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mouseflyer2324, Oct 3, 2013.

  1. mouseflyer2324

    mouseflyer2324 New Egg

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    Greetings.

    When my 6 year old daughter said she wanted to adopt two of the chicks from the school project of watching chicks hatch and raising them to 2 weeks i was dead against it. Chickens? Why do i want Chickens?

    Cloud and Rainbow are now 5 months old and laying. Plus their chicken personalities shine through. They are funny, smart and a joy to have chasing me around the Yard. In short, I adore them. I want to learn more. I want to make sure our chickens live long happy lives. Plus i can no longer buy and eat chicken..Go figure!

    Mark.

    PS i will post some pics of the brood..it will grown in the next few months and we'll need advice introducing more chickens to the flock.
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Chickens do have a way of getting under your skin and into your heart, hey? I bought some on impulse years ago and before I knew it I couldn't eat chicken anymore and then came the house chickens and then I found BYC and others with chicken addictions and the rest as they say, is history. Enjoy the site!
     
  3. anirishfarmer

    anirishfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi ya Mark [​IMG]

    you never know till you try eh [​IMG] fair play till your wee girl [​IMG]

    look forward to seeing your flock grow

    enjoy it here you'll love it,

    you'll get all the help and advice you'll ever need [​IMG]



    Health and happiness
     
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  4. Bens-Hens

    Bens-Hens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hi Mark, from one Aussie dad sucked in to another...welcome!

    This is a great site with some great information.
     
  5. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! I love my chickens especially my Seramas :)
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  7. AK Baha

    AK Baha Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Well you didn't put up much of a fight, those chicks just bowled you over.[​IMG]
     

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