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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jodybarrett, Mar 24, 2015.

  1. jodybarrett

    jodybarrett New Egg

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    First time chicken owner. A friend gave me 8 chicks. I am learning as I go. I will take all the advice I can get.
     
  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided join to our flock. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. What kind of chicks did your friend give you?
     
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  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Congrats on your new chicks :frow I love raising chicks it's such a rewarding experience. Do you have any specific questions about your chicks? The learning centre has some great articles on raising chicks a must for all new chick raisers. Here is the link https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    Wishing you the best of luck with them and enjoy BYC :frow
     
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  4. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    Good morning and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    We were all new at some point so feel free to ask questions.

    Nice to have you join us!
     
  5. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    Hello [​IMG]and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]

    Glad to have you join! Feel free to make yourself at home!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Check out "Raising Backyard chickens," forum and glad you joined the BYC flock.
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Hello, and welcome to BYC![​IMG] I'm glad you joined our community.

    Good luck with your new chicks!
     
  8. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined! :)
     
  10. jodybarrett

    jodybarrett New Egg

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    Thanks. A lot of much needed information here.
     

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