Im New To BYC ~ Thanks For Adding Me !

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by CuzzinPhatty, Feb 18, 2016.

  1. CuzzinPhatty

    CuzzinPhatty New Egg

    Feb 7, 2016
    Morning Everyone ! Most peeps call me cuzzin phatty but im really not fat anymore. Had bypass surgery and lost 160 pounds so far yeah meee ! Gotta lose a bit more but not much. Anyways , ive had chickens for years but stopped a while do to many predators in the area. Myself and others put a big dent in the predators and i've spent a lotta time and money securing the area i keep my chickens now. I got a great deal on some cochin bantam chicks and have them in my brooder now. Im planning on sticking with the bantams for a while , grandkids just love the little boogers !
  2. N F C

    N F C More coffee please! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    It sounds like things are looking up for you! Nice you could get back to chickens, they are fun, interesting little animals. And as you said, kids love them.

    Thanks for joining us, it's nice to have you here!
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome Cuzzin Phatty (or should that now be "thinny"?) - great to have you join us. I hope that you will enjoy being a member and be able to spare some time to share your experience with others as well as learn a few bits along the way. Your state thread will put you in touch with BYC members in your area.

    All the best
  4. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

    May 14, 2014
    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. Congratulations on the weight loss! That's quite an accomplishment. :eek:) Raising chickens is a wonderful experience for children. If you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at 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.
    Last edited: Feb 18, 2016
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Glad you joined us at Backyard chickens. Cochins are generally very docile birds.

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