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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by sunshinehouse, Mar 17, 2018.

  1. sunshinehouse

    sunshinehouse In the Brooder

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    I grew up on a farm with lots of animals -- including chickens. I remember a lot of bantams. Others I don't remember the breed. I have never personally raised chickens.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    I am in the process of getting 5 chickens.

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    I'm looking for lavender orpingtons

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    A google search for information

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    art, writing, education, technology and innovation

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    I'm an art professor / gallery director. I live with my two young sons - we have standard poodles. We have made a backyard coop and are planning to raise our chickens for eggs and as pets.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member 9 Years

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    Welcome to BYC, and good luck in establishing your flock. Locate your state thread. Perhaps someone there has the birds that you are seeking.
     
  3. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Enlightened Premium Member Project Manager

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  4. Plip

    Plip Free Ranging

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you're here!
     
  5. sunshinehouse

    sunshinehouse In the Brooder

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    Thanks!
     
  6. 007Sean

    007Sean Enabler Premium Member

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    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy :yato have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
     
  7. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Enabler Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow We're so happy you've decided to join us:ya
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    So glad you joined us at Backyard chickens :wee Standard poodles are really nice dogs but, I know I don't have to tell you that. I used to work for a dog handler in the '70's and he showed several blacks to championship for a local breeder. They were sane, sound dogs with a great sense of humor.
     
  9. OkieChickenGal

    OkieChickenGal Songster

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    Hello! Welcome to Byc! It's great to have you!
     
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  10. Farmer Connie

    Farmer Connie ---CMS--- (Chicken Math Syndrome) Premium Member

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    awesopme.jpg :frow:welcome:jumpy
     
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