Mary in Arkansas

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by dmesmith, Jan 7, 2010.

  1. dmesmith

    dmesmith New Egg

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    Hello from Greene Co. Arkansas. [​IMG] I'm in the Northeastern part of the state... not terribly far from Missouri and Memphis, TN.

    I grew up with chickens, but started keeping my first flock as an adult for a year or so ago and have been adding to it gradually.

    Please excuse any misuse/absence of proper terminology...[​IMG] I promise I'll learn while I'm on here.

    I keep: (Names are shown in parenthases)

    12 Guineas now about 8 mos old:
    10 Pearl Gray(9 no name cant tell the difference and they move too fast to differentiate & "Smashie Head")
    2 White (Snow White & Seven)

    4, wait make that 6 Bantams... had 2 hatch X-mas & Day after:
    2 Black Cochins Rooster & Hen (Friday & Fancy)
    1 Belgian D Uccle (Chester Dale)
    1 mystery black & white rooster (Janice)
    2 chicks that appear feather footed and mostly black but white appearing on pin feathers and yellow underbodies (no names yet)

    My Big Birds Include:
    5 Plymoth Rocks, 1 Rooster 4 Hens (The General, 3 named Candy [cant tell them apart] & Xanax/"Xannie")
    2 Red hens.... don't think they are Rhode Island Reds, I'll look at the breed page more closely & update (Merle & Cream Puff)
    1 Black Hen, maybe mixed breed she;s got orange flecks on her breast (Cocoa)
    1 Ameraucauna or Aracauna... I'm not spelling that right, but I think you know what I mean Gold & Gray, but not feathery-faced (Kitten)
    1 Red & Black Rooster (Colonel Cossey)

    Well, I guess that's what you're interested in hearing. I'll try updating with pictures once I get used to the site.

    Mary
     
  2. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

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    [​IMG] from Texas!
     
  3. countrychickengirl

    countrychickengirl The Delaware Project

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    [​IMG] from Georgia!!!!!!!
     
  4. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    From one Arkie to another,HOWDY NEIGHBOR![​IMG]
     
  5. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    A big Texas size [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  6. Jess N Jeff

    Jess N Jeff Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi there from California. Hope you enjoy yourself on here!
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  7. herefordlovinglady

    herefordlovinglady It Is What It Is

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    [​IMG] from Georgia -- Welcome to BYC your gonna love it here...
     
  8. Tala

    Tala Flock Mistress

    Hey there! I'm from south-central AR so glad to see another Arkie chicken owner!
    Welcome to BYC!!!
     
  9. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

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  10. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Hi Mary! [​IMG] from S. Florida! Its great to have you here with us!
     

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