Hi, New member from Texas! Need help starting a flock of Holland Chickens!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by LightningRidgeF, Nov 10, 2014.

  1. Hi! I'm new here and I'm planning on starting a flock of Holland Chickens! Only problem is I can't find anyone who sells them! Anyone got any suggestions of where to look!?! Thanks!
     
  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

    28,403
    4,968
    606
    Apr 23, 2014
    Colorado
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help

    Here are three links that should help you find out some place to find your birds
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/67/buy-sell-trade
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/44/texas

    You may also want to check out these two links which will help you get started.[​IMG]
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/top-10-things-to-consider-before-buying-chickens

    Good luck and glad you joined our flock!
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

    25,581
    2,211
    438
    May 14, 2014
    Montana
    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. Which area of Texas are you from? My wife and I were both raised in the great state of Texas. Mountain Peeps has given you some good links to check into. You might also try posting on our Chicken Breeders and Hatcheries section at https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/16/chicken-breeders-hatcheries, and on the Holland chicken threads at https://www.backyardchickens.com/newsearch?search=holland+chickens. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck in getting your Holland chickens.
     
  4. I'm from Deep East Texas not too far from Lake Livingston. Glad to find BYC and have a chance to learn more about chickens and meet new people who love them!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

    100,016
    59,260
    1,527
    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard chickens, I hope you can find the chickens you are seeking[​IMG]
     
  6. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager 5 Years

    15,005
    7,493
    732
    Jan 10, 2013
    Macon,GA
    [​IMG] Glad you joined us, good luck on locating your chickens.
     
  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

    34,505
    17,339
    1,022
    Mar 21, 2011
    New Mexico, USA
    My Coop
    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Definitely follow the links that were provided above. Do some chatting in your state thread with your chicken neighbors. Maybe someone nearby has some chickens for you.

    Good luck and I hope you can find some birds soon!
     
  8. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

    36,683
    4,746
    566
    Feb 18, 2011
    Ohio
    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! If you are looking for hatcheries, Ideal and Sand Hill both carry Barred Hollands.
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

    20,585
    1,230
    401
    Jul 24, 2013
    Welcome to BYC![​IMG] We're glad to have you.
     
  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

    23,660
    1,444
    406
    Jul 24, 2013
    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: