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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by britthose, Apr 23, 2016.

  1. britthose

    britthose Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm brittany, we live in NM. I just started my very own backyard flock, and I already love my chicken babies!
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Brittany, welcome to BYC, and good luck with your chicks.
     
  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Brittany, Welcome to Backyard chickens. What breeds did you get?
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Brittany and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    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 - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
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  6. britthose

    britthose Out Of The Brooder

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    thank you so much! I'm fairly new to chickens, but I have raised turkeys. My mother in law has given us LOTS of advice too!
     
  7. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    You are welcome and its good that you have a head start that I most certainly did not! :)

    Ct
     
  8. britthose

    britthose Out Of The Brooder

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    I am very lucky. We were going to buy a ridiculously expensive coop before she suggested converting our unused dog house since its roomier, already insulated, and there. She's also the one that suggested bantam babies, and this website!
     
  9. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Sounds like great advice :)
     

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