New Chickie Owner in Phoenix

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by cushingme, Mar 20, 2011.

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  1. cushingme

    cushingme Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 20, 2011
    I am new to own chickens. I have ALWAYS wanted them, since I was a little girl. My daughter and I have enjoyed them over the last week. I got 5 two week old chicks at the local feed store. Made their temp. home in a 40 gallon rubber waterer. At three weeks they already are ready to get out! I love owning chickens! My husband and I just build a beautiful coop yesterday out of a playhouse that the prior owners of the house had. My daughter gets the upper part as her fort and the bottom is the coop. I will post pictures. I am very proud of it! I have read the Living With Chickens by Jay Rossier from front to back! Great book by the way! Made creating my coop very easy and help me avoid potential problems! Very excited to be, as my very narrow minded friends says, one of those Chicken Ladies!

    Molly Cushing
    Crazy about Chickens in Phoenix
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC from a fellow Arizonan!

    Come say hi to the rest of the Zonies.... Arizona Chickens!
  3. jojo54

    jojo54 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 24, 2009
    BC Canada
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  4. mississippifarmboy

    mississippifarmboy collects slightly damaged strays

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  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome to BYC.
  6. schellie69

    schellie69 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 8, 2009
    [​IMG] from Kansas another crazy chicken lady.
  7. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

    Sep 4, 2010
    Hesperia, Ca
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  8. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC
  9. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

    Sep 20, 2009
    Pride, La.
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    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

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