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Is anyone here from NYC????

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by user66647, Oct 16, 2010.

  1. user66647

    user66647 Songster

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    Where are you all!? I feel so alone! [​IMG]
     

  2. WhoopiePie

    WhoopiePie Chirping

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    no you're not alone [​IMG] i just joined, we can complain to each other about how we can't find affordable feed [​IMG]
     
  3. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

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    I was born there but don't live there. I live somewhere where I can have chickens. Priority of my life [​IMG]
     
  4. WhoopiePie

    WhoopiePie Chirping

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    PepsNick, we can have chickens here in NYC... or are you specifically talking about manhattan? in that case i'm sure it's much harder! i live in queens now so i have a backyard, but i grew up in Spanish Harlem (El Barrio) and i remember hearing a rooster crowing early saturday mornings when i went out on the fire-escape (hopefully he was not for cockfighting [​IMG] ). the people who live on the first floor of the buildings on my block had yards.... it's much harder to have chickens in manhattan but not impossible! of course the rooster was illegal but i think people would've had space for about 3 hens as long as their yard wasn't all concrete.

    although, alot of things have changed since then [​IMG] the new buldings that are going up in that area don't seem to allow for much outdoor space... what a shame!
     
  5. cristina

    cristina Chirping

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    Queens in the House!!
    I am in Bayside and have 3 hens...
    Lets stay in touch NYC!
    By the way, QhoopiePie, which part of Queens do you live? Maybe we can watch each others' chickens while away on vacation? I need someone on call and would be happy to do the same.
     

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