Hi, My name is Debra.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by LovemyChicks215, Jun 7, 2017.

  1. LovemyChicks215

    LovemyChicks215 Hatching

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    I am new to Backyard Chickens. Thanks so much for adding me to your group. I just recently aquired some Silkies; and, I am sure I am going to have lots of questions for the pros in this group.
     
  2. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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    :frow:welcome
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC!! :frow

    I don't keep Silkies but they sure are adorable! :love I do know that they can be less winter hardy than other breeds, they need extra vitamins added to their diet and they do best when kept with other Silkies. Keep the hair trimmed around their eyes too as many times they can't see well enough to eat or drink enough. Not trying to discourage you, but they need lots of attention paid to them along with lots of love. :)

    Great to have you aboard and welcome to our roost! :)
     
  4. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.:D

    Oooh silkies! What a precious breed. I hope you are enjoying them.

    Feel free to ask any questions you may have. We're happy to have you.:woot
     
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  5. Brynlee

    Brynlee In the Brooder

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    I'm new too but thought I would stop in and say hi and welcome :)
     
  6. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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    Welcome to you as well!:frow:D
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens. You can also post at "silkie thread," to get more information about the breed.
     
  8. vachick15

    vachick15 Free Ranging

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