New chicken mom

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Elaynebenis, May 22, 2019.

  1. Elaynebenis

    Elaynebenis In the Brooder

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    My daughter gave me a Cochin bantam hen because The larger hens were picking on her. I bought three more bantams chicks which are about six weeks old now.
    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    One bantam hen and three bantam chicks.
    (3) What breeds do you have?
    Cochin, silkie, old English and a gray???
    (4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens?
    Fresh eggs and entertainment.
    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Walking in the woods, walking my dog, camping. Not sure about camping now that we have the chickens.
    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    My husband built my first coop, bought me a second coop for mother’ Day. My daughter has chickens. My son has taken an interest in the chickens too. I have two beautiful grandchildren and one on the way.
    (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community? :D

    I’ve been googling chicken questions and usually find answers on BYC!
     

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  2. DobieLover

    DobieLover Easily distracted by chickens

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    Hello and welcome to BYC! :frow Glad you joined.
    Nice coop!
     
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  3. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Wrangler

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    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow We're so happy you've decided to join us :ya
     
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  4. Leahs Coop

    Leahs Coop Free Ranging

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    Hello,:frow and welcome to Backyard Chickens! It's great to have you here with us and I hope you'll enjoy this site as much as we all do!
     
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  5. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hello and welcome to BYC. I hope that you enjoy your time here.

    This is a useful link of “How to” BYC guides to take a look at announcements-feedback-issues-guides.3. I’d suggest including your location using the guide in the link above. You can use this link to contact members in your area - Find your State's thread.

    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     
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  6. Chick-N-Fun

    Chick-N-Fun Almy Acres Farm

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    Welcome to our FUN-omenal community! :celebrate Best wishes and have Lots of FUN! :wee
     
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  7. Camellia

    Camellia Songster

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    welcome to byc, we're glad too have you! That looks like a terrific coop!
     
  8. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Thank you for joining us at Backyard Chickens, the pulse beat of the chicken community.
     
  10. Missa4848

    Missa4848 Chirping

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    :frow:welcome
     

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