NC chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by NCflyer77, Jan 15, 2015.

  1. NCflyer77

    NCflyer77 Hatching

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    Well i will dive right in.. i have been wanting to start raising chickens for a while and my neighbors chickens had 4 babies in one of my bushes on christmas day.. so the hard work began..(it has a door with a cutout now)[​IMG] here is mama.. im not 100 % sure what she is thou.[​IMG]
     
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  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    Do the neighbors want the hen and chicks back? I think Mama is an easter egger. Do you know what color eggs were in the nest? The fenced area she is in is not safe for her or the chicks, than can squeeze through the openings and escape to danger. Predators can get through there also.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. I agree with drumstick diva; mama looks like an Easter Egger. X2 on your birds pen not being safe from predators either. There is a good article at http://www.the-chicken-chick.com/2013/07/11-tips-for-predator-proofing-chickens.html on protecting your chickens from predators. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  4. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Crowing

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    Hello [​IMG] and Welcome to BYC!

    Glad you joined! I agree that she looks like and Easter egger.
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member 9 Years

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Welcome to BYC![​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    Mama looks like an Easter Egger to me, too.
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing 5 Years

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    [​IMG] We're glad you joined us!

    The mother hen looks like an Easter Egger to me.
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  10. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     

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