Introduction: Danielle from Utah

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by dlagrave, Nov 12, 2008.

  1. dlagrave

    dlagrave Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi All,

    I just joined the forum. I have a small flock of chickens and find myself fairly smitten with the critters.

    I have a mixed flock of feed store special orders (so they are supposed to be pure... not likely! LOL) which were 3 cuckoo Marans and 3 BLR Wyandottes. All pullets. Reality had my 3 BLRW pullets turn into 1 Blue Wyandotte pullet (who at 32 or so weeks has not started laying yet) and 2 blue Wyandotte roos. The 3 Marans pullets did better... 2 pullets and one roo. <g> I also bought 1 each GL and SL Wyandotte pullets - the GL is also a boy. <sigh>

    I also aquired 3 pure Ameraucanas... 1 black roo (Spot), 1 splash pullet (Splish) and 1 blue pullet (Baby Blue). And lastly, I have a trio of "purer" Marans... a salmon and a wheaten pullet and a Birchen roo.

    I plan on getting some "real" Marans this spring, and concentrating on playing with Marans and Ameraucanas.

    I live in Utah, near SLC. Anyone else from this neck of the woods?

    Danielle in Utah
     
  2. conroy

    conroy Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    WELCOME TO BYC!!!!!!! [​IMG] your gonna love it here~! ive been here a while and i havent missed a day! its just as addicting as chickens! go and get yourself an icubator ! cuz youll beome a hatchoholic in no time! and i can gareentee your floc will grow! woohoo glad to have you!
     
  4. chickflick

    chickflick Overrun With Chickens

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  5. jaybme

    jaybme Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome! Sound like you have a great flock.

    I am fairly new to BYC, and find it a wealth of information and support. I hope you do to!

    Don't live near you though, darn it! [​IMG]
     
  6. whatsup chickenbutt

    whatsup chickenbutt Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Im from Utah!!
    Weber County!!
     
  7. shelleyb1969

    shelleyb1969 Star Bright Farm

    WELCOME! So nice to have you here!
     
  8. kbarrett

    kbarrett Chillin' With My Peeps

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  9. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Hi! I lived in Utah twice with a 12 year stint in Ohio in between those two times. Lived in Layton, Ogden and the last time, Roy. Air Force.
     
  10. Wynette

    Wynette Moderator Staff Member

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    Sounds like you have a very pretty flock! Be sure to share some pics of them at some point!!

    My Brother- and Sister-in-Law live in Salt Lake. Well, I think their address is actually Holladay (?).

    Anywho, this is a wonderful place to learn, share, and enjoy yourself! WELCOME! [​IMG]
     

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