I've jumped in with both feet!!!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by HenniePenny, Mar 28, 2017.

  1. HenniePenny

    HenniePenny In the Brooder

    Mar 10, 2017

    My son and I hatched eggs a couple of years ago, and this time I decided to buy chicks instead. I was at Tractor Supply last Thursday and they happen to have new chicks, I couldn't help myself or could I make up my mind. OK so I went home with 14 babies, but wait! I had to go back on Friday to pick up a couple of items and I really tried not to look at the chicks, but they got in another shipment so I had to get three RIR,s and three silky bantams mixed to go with other two I had. I am now the proud Mama of 20 babies. Do you know how long it takes to hold and talk to 20 baby chicks? Thank God they weren't puppies....

    I will post pictures later... Thanks for letting me be here!

    Henny Penny

  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, Henny Penny, and :welcome! Great to have you with us! Sounds like you are raring to go! :celebrate. As you have previous chicken raising experience let me just wish you good luck on your venture. You can also visit with fellow NC poultry folks in your state thread in this link: https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread
    Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC! :)
  3. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Must hatch more Premium Member Project Manager

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
    Congrats Henny!

    Hopefully you end up with at least half egg layers!!
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockwit Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi Henny and welcome to BYC and congrats on your new little flock.

    Best wishes

  5. drumstick diva

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

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Glad to meet you Henny. Aren't you glad you didn't have four feet to jump in with? I like your enthusiasm and decision making skills. I always believe if you can't make up your mind, take them all.[​IMG]
  6. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member 5 Years

    G’Day from down under HenniePenny [​IMG] Welcome!

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    I see you mentioned sharing some photos .. bring them on! lol. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
  7. perchie.girl

    perchie.girl Desert Dweller Premium Member 7 Years

    go to that post and edit there is a little pencil at the bottom.

    just erase every thing except for a period.

    HOpe this helps


  8. perchie.girl

    perchie.girl Desert Dweller Premium Member 7 Years

    have fun with that Chicken Math.... and Welcome to BYC [​IMG] from the San Diego High desert....

  9. Mucho Chickens

    Mucho Chickens In the Brooder

    Feb 28, 2017
    Benton, AR
    Hey there and welcome to all the chicken fun. [​IMG]

  10. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Congrats on your new flock, have fun!

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