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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mrs918, Jan 14, 2011.

  1. mrs918

    mrs918 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi guys, Im new to the sight, and pretty new to the world of Chickens. My husband and I are hoping to add an "urban coop" to our backyard come spring.

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    - new to owning chickens, but both husband and I were around them a lot as kids

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    - None right now, hoping to get the coop done in the spring

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    - We are debating between quite a few...but our city only allows 3, so we must choose wisely. We will prob end up with three different breeds. Looking for good layers, cold hardy and friendly... I would like at least one that is color layer, and husband seems to have his heart set on a Rhode Island Red

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    - surfing the net looking for Chicken info!

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    - We have bulldogs that are a big part of our family, and we enjoy target shooting a ton.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    -Right now its just my husband (35) and myself (30), with our 3 bulldogs and a Boston Terrier. We are hoping to add a human baby to the mix soon.
     
  2. K9Carrie

    K9Carrie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I know you will love it here. Lots of great information and friendly folks! [​IMG]
     
  3. mgw

    mgw Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 29, 2010
    Eastern Wa.
    Hello and welcome, from another Washingtonian on the east side. Rhode island reds are great chickens and good layers!
     
  4. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    A warm welcome from an imp in Renton

    Have fun planning your chicken adventure.

    Come join us on the Washingtonians thread in the Where are you forum.

    Imp
     
  7. Muscovies

    Muscovies Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] from North Carolina
     
  8. mrs918

    mrs918 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for all the welcomes!
     
  9. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

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    Hello [​IMG] from Hesperia, Ca and [​IMG]
     
  10. Wild Trapper

    Wild Trapper Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 1, 2011
    Ohio
    [​IMG] from Ohio
     

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