Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jonnat5, Jan 12, 2019.

  1. jonnat5

    jonnat5 In the Brooder

    Jan 12, 2019

    1. (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? 2 years ago for this flock, but have been with chickens all my life.

      (2) How many chickens do you have right now? Just 13. But also have 9 bronze turkeys, 2 Toulouse Dewlap geese, 7 ducks, a cow, a dog, a cat and a partridge in a pear tree.

      (3) What breeds do you have? Silkies, Mille Fluer D’uccl, golden lace Orpingtons, Pekin, Cayuga and Muscovy ducks.

      (4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens? They are all so beautiful and are kind of like therapy, just make me happy.

      (5) What are some of your other hobbies? I am currently a nursing student and that pretty much takes all my time.

      (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. I am married to the same great man for 22 years, we have 3 kids and 1 grandson.

      (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community? upload_2019-1-12_11-50-17.png

      I referenced the site frequently about concerns that I had.
      Here's a quick link to where to post your new thread with your intro info:

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  2. Chick-N-Fun

    Chick-N-Fun Almy Acres Farm

    Jun 26, 2014
    Upstate NY
    Welcome to our FUNomenal community! :ya
    I hope you enjoy BYC as much as we do! Best wishes with nursing school!
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi & :welcome

    Great that you could join us all here! That’s a lovely flock you have there along with your other animals too!

    Enjoy your time here on BYC :frow
  4. DobieLover

    DobieLover Crossing the Road

    Jul 23, 2018
    Apalachin, NY
    My Coop
    Hello and welcome to BYC! :frow Glad you joined.
  5. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Addict

    Aug 20, 2015
    Smith County, TN
    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow We're so happy you've decided to join us [​IMG]
  6. Shadrach

    Shadrach Roosterist

    Jul 31, 2018
    Catalonia, Spain
    My Coop
    Hello Jonnat5
    Welcome to BYC
    How do your Muscovy Ducks get on with your chickens.
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  7. N F C

    N F C Poo happens, move on

    Dec 12, 2013

    What? You have a partridge in a pear tree but no French hens?
    French hens.jpg

    Make yourself at home here, it's nice you joined!
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  8. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Set 40, 18 clear, 3 quit, 19 babies!

    Welcome to BYC.
    :yesss: We are glad you joined this flock!
    Jump right in and make yourself at home.

    This video will help you learn how to navigate this site:

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  9. JedJackson

    JedJackson Crossing the Road

    Jul 6, 2016
    NW Washington state
    Welcome to BYC. Sounds like you have a lot going on. I'm glad you've found the website useful in that past and I hope it continues to be so. I would love to see pictures of your gold laced Orpingtons. That's an unusual variety.
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  10. alexa009

    alexa009 Crossing the Road

    Apr 6, 2017
    My Coop
    Welcome to Backyard Chickens! We are glad you joined the flock! :welcomeBYC is a helpful site providing all of the information you need to know about poultry. There is always space for members on the BYC roost! :highfive: Hope you enjoy it here as much as we all do!
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