New Chick Daddy

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jojava, Mar 9, 2017.

  1. jojava

    jojava New Egg

    Hey everyone,
    I've been a member for a few years but finally just got my new babies. 6 Buff Orpingtons. They are just a week old, keeping fingers crossed for all hens. Love them! I'm amazed at their little personalities already......

    Just thought I'd drop in and say "Hey!"

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  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, jojava, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our flock! Congratulations and have fun with those baby chickies!
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  3. jojava

    jojava New Egg

    Thank you, I'm still building the coop, this has been quite the endeavor!! Totally worth it!!
     
  4. Lucyluvchickens

    Lucyluvchickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay! Buffs are the best! My old buff used to have the sweetest personality, she would come when she was called, and she would jump on my lap.
    Good choice [​IMG]
     
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  5. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    Cute picture of your chicks! Take lots and lots of pictures...they grow so fast, they aren't that little for very long.
     
  6. jojava

    jojava New Egg

    I knew they grew fast but wow, didn't think they'd try to fly as babies......fun to watch!
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You're gonna need a wire top of your brooder to keep them safely inside, and any house pets OUT.
     
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  8. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Yes, "chicken tv" can be quite addicting and it is very easy to find yourself binge watching - couple that with how fast they can grow and mature (depending on how they are brooded being coop ready in just 4-6 weeks) you can see why many folks get a bit behind on coop construction, so don't let watching the new darlings take up too much of your time, lol.
     
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  9. DeYoungs

    DeYoungs Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome!
     
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