Howdy from the Foothills of NC!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by CajahMtnChickens, May 13, 2011.

  1. CajahMtnChickens

    CajahMtnChickens New Egg

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    I'm fairly new to chickens. This is our second year. We have two hens and a rooster. We began with 6 hens, but our two dogs killed 4 of them. (Didn't realize that the invisible fence battery had drained!) We are planning to add 5 more hens later in the summer. We'll have separate coop and run for the new ones, so they'll be no squabbling. We like to turn our chickens out for a "stroll" in the evening, but generally keep them in the run during the day. (When we leave them out all day, they like to visit our neighbor!...not good!!!) We have a wooded lot, which used to be teeming with ticks...now...no ticks! Our chickies are Rhode Island Reds, I think! I found out about BYC through Google. Some of my other hobbies are gardening, (veggies and flowers), hiking, tent camping, reading. My family: Me and my precious husband, two sons, and two dogs (Chesapeake Bay Retriever, and Black Lab). I am amazed at how the Lord has blessed me! [​IMG]
     
  2. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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  3. bds613

    bds613 Out Of The Brooder

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    Luckytaz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    mamawolf544 Unbreakable Heart

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  7. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

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  8. Chicken.Lytle

    Chicken.Lytle Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC! You have come to the coolest place on the internet for chicken knowledge.

    I started with chickens last summer and the people of BYC have been great. This year I have tried hatching and buying chicks for even more chickeny joy. Please visit my BYC Page for my blog links that you may find informative or amusing.
     
  9. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  10. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC, glad you decided to join us. Good luck with your birds.
     

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