New chicken owner

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by JYarger, Apr 1, 2018.

  1. JYarger

    JYarger In the Brooder

    Apr 1, 2018
    Hello my name is Jackie. We just got our 6 baby chickens on March 29th they were a week old. We have all hens. My husband and I have 5 kids. We live in Columbus, Ohio. We have a few breeds of chickens we have a Welsummer (Fritata), 2 Golden comets ( deviled and Benedict), Black sex-link (sunny), Columbian rock cross (Nugget) and a Red cross (rotten). As you can see my children named We are super excited about our new additions, and so far so good. We're in the familiarity process, which I believe is going well so far. Thank you for the acceptance we have been using your site for most of our informational purposes.
  2. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G'Day from down under Jackie :frowWelcome and Congratulations!

    I am pleased you delurked and hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    BYC has Topic of the Week discussions which I have found to be a great resource, informative and sometimes entertaining; so definitely worth checking out.

    If you would like to share Pictures and Stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out ;)

    Including your general location on your profile will assist others. Location, climate, season etc can be important factors when members are responding to any questions you may have and vice versa.

    You might want to also Find Your State Thread and pop in and say hello.

    You may also be interested in these links:
  3. 007Sean

    007Sean Pheasant Whisperer

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy:welcome:frow Happy:ya to have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC! :)
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  4. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

    Jan 30, 2015
    Hi Jackie and welcome to BYC - you have some great links from Teila already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best

    Pork Pie
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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    So glad you joined the BYC flock :ya
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  6. Jetblack2004

    Jetblack2004 Free Ranging

    Feb 22, 2016
    South East England
    My Coop
    It's so nice to meet you!!
  7. Joeschooks

    Joeschooks Just clucking around

    Feb 7, 2018
    Hampshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hello Jackie and welcome to BYC! As you’ve already discovered, tere’s so many helpful, knowledgeable folks here and I’m sure you’ll find this site a very useful resource. Good luck with your chicks.
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  8. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Queen of the Coop

    Mar 3, 2015
    Welcome to BYC!
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  9. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master

    Jan 10, 2013
    :welcome so glad you have joined us.

    Congrats on getting your own flock, good luck in your new adventure.
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  10. N F C

    N F C is it nap time yet?

    Dec 12, 2013

    Hi Jackie, it's nice to have you here! The kids did a great job naming the chicks (although, I have to wonder what inspired "Rotten" :lol:).

    Make yourself at home here!
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