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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by zookeepermom, Aug 29, 2016.

  1. zookeepermom

    zookeepermom New Egg

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    Hi, I have been on the BYC website many times over the past year and finally realized I should join. My husband and I live in Acworth, Georgia, the suburbs of Atlanta. We're on less than an acre of land so we have true backyard chickens and are loving it! We built a great hen house with secured run (we have coyotes) right next to our deck so we can enjoy them and feed them without even leaving our deck. We have 3 hens; Buff Orphington, Barred Rock and an Easter Egger. They are 4 months old and we were surprised this weekend while cleaning our their hen house I found 7 eggs!!
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Howdy from Kansas, zookeepermom, and :welcome. Happy you joined our community! Enjoy your flock and those farm fresh eggs!
     
  3. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    Hello from Macon,Georgia...[​IMG] so glad you have joined us.

    Sounds like you need to be checking for eggs daily now [​IMG]
     
  4. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you.

    Those silly birds sure do love to hide their eggs...
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    They sure wanted to impress you. Welcome to the BYC flock
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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