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Moving from TX to CO next month

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Aztek, Dec 17, 2016.

  1. Aztek

    Aztek New Egg

    Dec 10, 2016
    Hello all! My husband and I will be packing up, leaving Texas and moving to Colorado. We took several vacations there and fell in love. We have an area in mind where we hope to settle, but no set address yet. One of the things I'm most excited by is finally having chickens. I've been a veterinary technician all my life, did wildlife rehabilitation and bred parrots and bearded dragons. I used to watch my fish for an hour or more, finding them fascinating and relaxing. I'm positive watching a flock interact will be constant entertainment.
    I'm looking forward to chatting with everyone. While my husband is from Oregon, I'm from Maryland and Colorado winters will be a new adventure for me.
    Thanks in advance for all the guidance, this new chicken venture will be a learning experience.
  2. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you. Good luck with the move!
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
  4. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hello and welcome to BYC - exciting times ahead, for sure! Please make yourself at home here with us.

    Best wishes
  5. ChickenGrass

    ChickenGrass Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 16, 2015
    Republic of Ireland
    Hello from Ireland.
    I am glad you joined the flock!
    Last edited: Dec 18, 2016
  6. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

    Dec 12, 2013

    Good luck on your new venture! Sounds like you'll enjoy chicken tv [​IMG]
  7. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 12, 2013
    Boulder, Colorado
    Welcome future neighbor. What part of the state are you looking at? The housing market in the front range is quiet now but heats up in the spring. It was at historical highs in the fall.
    Pop on in the Colorado thread. We can help narrow your search area.
    Last edited: Dec 18, 2016
  8. RodNTN

    RodNTN Queen of The Coop Premium Member

    May 22, 2013
    The USA
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
  9. henny1129

    henny1129 Crazy Livestock Gal Premium Member

    Hello and :welcome! I hope you enjoy BYC just as much as the rest of us do! Type 'Colorado' in the search box and you will find many state threads to join so you can become connected with other Coloradians! My mom used to be a vet tech, she worked with many cats and dogs. :)
  10. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick Premium Member

    Apr 24, 2016
    Hello there, and welcome to Backyard Chickens! I am so glad you joined us, and I am sure you will enjoy it here! Please make yourself at home! :frow

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