Hi! New to BYC hangin in MN.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Dskura, Apr 29, 2016.

  1. Dskura

    Dskura New Egg

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    I have 7 new chicks and have been lurking a bit trying to get my feet wet. Excited for new things to come! Married w/ teenagers, dogs cats fish and now birds! (Reptiles lasted 10 yrs). So excited for new beginnings [​IMG]
     
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! What breeds are your chicks?
     
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  3. Dskura

    Dskura New Egg

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    I have 3 buff Orpington, 2 golden cuckoo Maran, and 2 BLR splash Wyandotte.
     
  4. Dskura

    Dskura New Egg

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    Buff Orpington, Golden cuckoo Maran, and Blue Laced Red Wyandotte (splash)
     
  5. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    That's a very colorful assortment to start out with! Congrats!
     
  6. Dskura

    Dskura New Egg

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    My hubby said I need at least 5 more. I can't argue right?
     
  7. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us, and i agree that one cannot argue with anyone who suggests that you need more chickens! [​IMG]

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre (even if you have lots of experience)
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    All the best
    CT
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    No don't argue, great that hubby is on board. Maybe you could 'reluctantly' let him get more chicks. Because you are such a good sport, he should get you an incubator and you can hatch your own.
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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