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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Evie_W, Dec 1, 2011.

  1. Evie_W

    Evie_W Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello everyone [​IMG]

    I'm very excited to finally have signed up to BYC! My name is Evelyn, I live in Canberra, Australia and have had a backyard flock for about 6 months now. I'm officially obsessed - spending hours a week chatting to my little ladies, fussing over their food/bedding etc and giving them lots of attention. My partner thinks I'm a crazy chicken lady, but he used the L-word the other day about one of our chooks so I think he's coming around [​IMG]

    So here is a bit about my flock:

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? - see above

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 3 adults and two chicks.

    (3) What breeds do you have? The chicks are Pekin bantams, funny little fuzzy butts! One of the adults is a silkie, without a doubt, and I'm not too sure about the other ones! I'll have to post pics and we can place bets.

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? Google. Every problem i have had with the chooks has happily been fixed by surveying BYC!

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies? I'm currently doing my second masters degree and spend a lot of time reading and just hanging out with friends and family. Plus full time work, that keeps me busy enough !


    So that's me! Looking forward to meeting some like-minded people so I don't feel like I'm the only crazy chicken lover on earth!
     
  2. babymakes6

    babymakes6 Gifted

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    [​IMG] You are FAR from the only crazy chicken lady on earth! [​IMG] We have quite a few members from "Down Under!"
     
  3. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC
     
  4. hcppam

    hcppam Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] Hello, from the Big Bear mountains of Ca. Glad you found us. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    Hello! from one crazy chicken lady to another!!!!!
    [​IMG] [​IMG] from Washington State glad you joined us!
     
  6. Welcome from California!
     
  7. judikins

    judikins Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome aboard..altho I don't get on here often..its a great site..so you will enjoy it...Judi:)
     
  8. CheerioLounge

    CheerioLounge Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from Twentynine Palms in the California high desert!

    You'll find BYC folks are very friendly and knowledgeable and are always eager to help!
     
  9. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  10. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     

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