Lurker in Hayward, California

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by webekittys, Jan 28, 2012.

  1. webekittys

    webekittys New Egg

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    Hi Everyone,

    I feel like I should finally introduce myself after lurking around for about a year. I'm Buffy and live in Hayward, CA with my husband, two year old son, Buddy the cat and our 9 chickens. Some on here I'm sure will remember me from the other backyard chickens board. I was chickenless for a couple of years when I met my husband, moved, had a baby and lived in a rental that we couldn't have chickens at. Our current landlord loves the chickens. I'm a nanny and have been hatching in preschool and elementary school for the three girls I take care of for over 8 years now. I'm a total hatching addict and usually do about 8 school hatched as well as numerous hatches at home. I think I have about 7 incubators now, brinsea and r-com.

    We have 8 bantam hens and an illegal rooster that I'm hanging onto for a little while longer until all the girls start to lay and we can hatch some of our own eggs. Our girls, Lorraine, Edith, Agnes, Blanche, Margo, Quesodilla, Wanda and Laura Bell are frizzle, sizzle, showgirl and silkie. Gary the rooster is a showgirl. We've hatched two homegrown eggs so far and have one showgirl and one shizzle.

    Buffy
     
  2. FlyRobinFly

    FlyRobinFly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 31, 2011
    [​IMG] Buffy!
    Glad you joined us.
     
  3. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  4. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    HI Buffy! [​IMG] from S. Florida! Its great to have you here with us!
     
  5. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  6. wolftracks

    wolftracks Spam Hunter

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  7. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

    Welcome to BYC, Buffy!

    ~AnnElise
     
  8. S&N Livestock

    S&N Livestock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
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    [​IMG] from Ohio
     
  9. OldGuy43

    OldGuy43 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Howdy from Austin, Texas.
     
  10. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined.
     

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