Long time reader, first time member

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MurKay, Mar 14, 2018.

  1. MurKay

    MurKay Chirping

    Mar 7, 2018
    Hi everyone! I started my fowl journey almost a year ago. I’ve always wanted chickens and they came to me as a surprise last May. I have chickens, guineas, and turkeys. I have basically named all the ones that I can tell apart and have a huge attachment to them all. I just got a few new babies to add and plan on adding more soon. I love on a small farm with my birds along with my fella, a few horses, a few dogs, and a few barn cats.

    Anytime I needed questions answered about the birds, I always googled it and somehow always ended up getting the best advice from this site. So, I finally decided to make my fowl love official by becoming part of this extremely helpful and supportive community! I really look forward to connecting with the people here!
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  2. tootmany

    tootmany Songster

    Mar 14, 2018
    Hey welcome! I just joined up for the same reason- always end up on this site so might as well, huh. Sounds like you have a pleasant home :) What type of bird are you enjoying the most?
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  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Welcome to BYC. You've come to the right place for help and companionship.
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  4. penny1960

    penny1960 Going back to La La Land

    Dec 29, 2015
    Mossyrock, WA
    Welcome to Backyard Chickens it is great to have you here
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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens :frow
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  6. alexa009

    alexa009 Crossing the Road

    Apr 6, 2017
    My Coop
    Welcome to Backyard Chickens!:welcome Glad you joined the flock! Backyard Chickens is a very informative site providing a lot of knowledge about chickens and there are a lot of forums to post in as well. Hope you get to know the members as well!:highfive: Please make yourself at home! Again, Welcome!:frow
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  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G’Day from down under MurKay :frow Welcome!

    I am pleased you delurked and 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.

    Including your general location on your profile will assist others. Location, climate, season etc can be important factors when members are responding to any questions you may have and vice versa.

    You might want to also Find Your State Thread and pop in and say hello.

    If you would like to share Pictures and Stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. 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 ;)
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  8. Hen Pen Jem

    Hen Pen Jem Crowing

    Sep 19, 2017
    Southern California
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    Greetings MurKay, Welcome to BYC! :frow
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  9. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy:ya to have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
  10. Plip

    Plip Free Ranging

    Apr 28, 2010
    NW Washington State
    Sounds like a great mixed flock you've got!

    Welcome to BYC!

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