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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by pikeechickee, Oct 7, 2011.

  1. pikeechickee

    pikeechickee In the Brooder

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    Hello, I am new here, obviously. I am also new to chickens and learning as I go, thought this place could help as I already have questions. We got our hens last March, only 8, but lost one. But the other seven are doing fine and have started laying. We have a rooster to, he is delighted and keeping very busy. Found my first egg the other day, well, found eleven, I didn't know anyone was laying eggs yet until I accidentally found these. Since then I have been on an egg hunt and have found maybe another dozen or so. I was thrilled when I found my first eggs but the camera battery was dead so no photos to post.

    Look forward to finding my way around and making new friends. I already have many questions for all you smart folks.
     

  2. SilkieBantams

    SilkieBantams Songster

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    [​IMG] from Texas
     
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

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  4. Lothiriel

    Lothiriel Crowing Premium Member

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    Welcome! So glad you joined us. You'll love it here! [​IMG]
     
  5. pikeechickee

    pikeechickee In the Brooder

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    Thank you. I look forward to the advice from everyone who has some experience with all this.
     
  6. silkymom1986

    silkymom1986 The Silkie Villa

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from North MS!!! Glad to you ya, start throwing out questions whenever your ready, your going to love this site, it's addicting!!!
     
  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings from Kansas, pikeechickee and [​IMG]. We are happy you found us!! Best of luck with your hens! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

  8. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  9. Parson's Wife

    Parson's Wife Blessed Abundantly

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    [​IMG] It's a happy land we live in here..... [​IMG]
     
  10. AngelV

    AngelV In the Brooder

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    My duckies just started laying eggs too... its soo exciting [​IMG] Good Luck with yours!!
     

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