My empty kid nest turned into s full chick nest!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by fsudiane, Mar 12, 2018.

  1. fsudiane

    fsudiane In the Brooder

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    B617FD64-976D-4287-A882-875C7554D8F8.jpeg E0BBD0B7-98D3-4DAE-BEF5-2951FB02C3D0.jpeg D26CB1A7-2595-4902-8652-934344B263A0.jpeg (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    Yes. I got them 2 weeks ago.
    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    6
    (3) What breeds do you have?
    Pullets
    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    Search and recommendation by friends
    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Gardening, crafts, reading, iPad games, Pinterest, eating
    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    Husband of 24 years on March 26, 22 year old son in college for Computer Science and 18(19 in 7 days) year old son in college for Physics. 2 dogs: Katy is a lab and is the best dog in the world. Zeus is a lab, hound mix and he tries hard but really likes to be a bad boy. 3 cats: KitCat, Snickers and Hershey. 2 beta fish. I work for UnitedHealthcare in Florida and I’m stressed out about doing the right thing for these chicks!
    Here's a quick link to where to post your new thread with your intro info: https://www.backyardchickens.com/forums/new-member-introductions.44/create-threa
     
    Last edited: Mar 13, 2018
  2. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G’Day from down under fsudiane :frow Welcome and Congratulations! :clap

    Great pics! Thank you for sharing!

    Try not to stress; there are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here on BYC so ask as many questions as you like.

    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.

    BYC has a Learning Centre and also Topic of the Week discussions which I have found to be a great resource, informative and sometimes entertaining; so definitely worth checking out. I have picked out the below as possibly being of interest to you at this stage:
    Topic/Question of the week - Brooding and supplementing heat for chicks
    Topic of the Week - Raising Chicks
    Topic of the Week - Getting Started, Keeping Chickens
    Topic of the Week - Keeping the Flock Safe from Predators
    Topic of the Week - Dogs and chickens

    If you would like to share more Pictures and Stories of your flock or other critters, 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 ;)
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens. Pullets are females under 1 yr. old. Cockerels are males under one year old. Older female are hens , older males are Roosters. The terms pertain to all breeds of chickens.
     
  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator

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    Hi & :welcome

    Glad you could join us all here! Congratulations on gett8 g your new chicken adventures started!

    Enjoy your time here on BYC :frow
     
  5. Plip

    Plip Free Ranging

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    Welcome to BYC! Great to have you here!
     
  6. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hello and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us and congrats on your new littles :) keeping chickens is easy, providing you read, ask for advice and use your own judgement. I'm sure you'll do just fine.
     
  7. 007Sean

    007Sean Addict

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    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy:ya to have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
     
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  8. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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  9. Joeschooks

    Joeschooks Just clucking around

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    Welcome to the chicken madness! Good to have you here :D
     
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