Hi, new to chicken life

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ladybirdb12, Oct 8, 2012.

  1. ladybirdb12

    ladybirdb12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi my name is, Sherry from FLa.
    I am getting six chickens, my neighbor is giving me his, he is also making me a coop 8×16, he is only 13 years old.I have no ideal what breed they are yet, except the rooster is a red rode island (not spell right lol)
    I have been reading up on chickens, I do have parrots inside my house, I breed and hand raise cockatails. My question is can chickens be as smart as a parrot?
    Also I am housing my neighbors peacocks, they are 3 years old, soon I hope to get peahens, so I can breed them, I love watching them they can be so funny chasing each other playing around.
    Glad I found BYC!! For the chickens plus I am a member on Bird channel for parrots.
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  3. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from washington state glad you joined us!
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Sherry, and [​IMG]! We are happy you found us! You will BYC! Best of luck with your flock!
     
  5. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  6. Red Barn Farms

    Red Barn Farms ~Friendly Fowl~

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    Hello Sherry and welcome to BYC from Kentucky. Chickens are actually a lot smarter than people give them credit for. I can't say however if they are smarter because I've never raised or had parrots. [​IMG]



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  7. jbirds2012

    jbirds2012 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] from California!
     
  9. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    :frow & :welcome from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  10. ladybirdb12

    ladybirdb12 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you all for the welcome here:D
     

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