New Chicken Owner

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Apache99, Oct 11, 2016.

  1. Apache99

    Apache99 New Egg

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    I love this site!!! I was gifted 5 hens from my best friend and absolutely obsessed with them. I have 2 rhode island reds, 2 silkies, and 1 unknown. I am like a sponge soaking up all the knowledge I can.
     
  2. ChkenKeeper

    ChkenKeeper Just Hatched

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    Welcome to BYC, you will find almost anything you want to know here.
    Many people do get obsessed with their chickens so your not alone. Enjoy them.
     
  3. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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    Hello there, and welcome to Backyard chickens!! So glad you joined us, I hope you enjoy it here! If you would like to find out the breed of your unknown chicken, you can post pictures of it in this page: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this. Have you checked out the learning center? If not, it is a great spot to get your info for that sponge of yours. :D https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. If you would like to get in touch with local people, find your state thread in this link: https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread. I hope you make yourself at home here, and enjoy it as much as I have!
     
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  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Apache99, and :welcome! Great to have you with us. CuzChickens has done a great job with links for you to explore so I'll just say best wishes, good luck, and thanks for joining BYC! :)
     
  5. N F C

    N F C eggnog time! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Glad you are enjoying your flock!
     
  6. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    [​IMG] Those 'unknowns' can make the best pets!
     
  7. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Overrun With Chickens

    Hello, and welcome to BYC!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Is your avatar a dog, or is my sight getting worse?
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

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

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