I'm a newbie!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by daphnelee, Feb 8, 2016.

  1. daphnelee

    daphnelee Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi y'all! I'm a newbie [within the last year] at having a chicken family! I have 17 in my flock.... 2 three year old bantams, one being a Golden Seabright and the other a BB Old English (so I believe). Then there are 2 RIRs, 2 Barred Rocks, 2 (what I think are) Black Marans, a Buff Orp, a White one (?) Unknown - lays cream to light brown eggs, not white , a Black & white one (?) Unknown - don't know what color eggs (she was almost all black as a chick). Those 9 were given to me and raised from chicks. I have acquired a white Silkie banty, a white ? (Speckled) banty, 2 Silver Seabright banties. There are 2 banty roos in my flock, one being a Silver Seabright and the other a brown Silkie. I'm looking forward to learning more thru BYC!
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - great to have you onboard! Wow, it sounds like you have the chicken bug big time [​IMG]. You have one eclectic flock! Theres lots of info in the learning centre and searching for your state thread may also help you to get to know members local to you. We are friendly bunch and we try to help each other out where we can, so please feel at home, and if you can't find answers or need some advice or simply reassurance - get posting! [​IMG]

    All the best
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  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. X2 on CTKen; if you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is lots of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! It's sounds like your flock is growing well there and you have a lovely mix of birds there. Be sure to ask questions that you may have, everyone here to help and very friendly.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Glad you joined us at Backyard chickens. Would love to see photos of your banties.
     
  6. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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  7. doc637

    doc637 Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome to BYC! Great to have you aboard.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC.
     

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