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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by wulfdragyn, May 16, 2016.

  1. wulfdragyn

    wulfdragyn Just Hatched

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    Hello all! I am Heather and I joined today but I have been looking through the forums almost daily for the last few weeks to prepare for our new hens that we finally got this weekend! Looking forward to sharing our experience and learning from yours!
    And a little about me:

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? New to Chickens, just got 4 hens 5/14/2016 [​IMG]

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 4

    (3) What breeds do you have? 2 Buff Orrington's and 2 Easter Eggers

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? GOOGLE lol

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Drawing, woodworking, camping, travel, spending time with my family

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. We have 2 cats, 1 dog (just lost one dog 5/1/2016 :( ), 4 chickens, 2 mallard ducks that we are housing for our neighbors and 2 neon fish
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome Heather

    Glad you could join the flock! Congratulations on your new chickens :clap What an exciting time for you right now. I'm sure you will enjoy your new chicken adventures very much. They sure are lots of fun and very rewarding too. Wishing you the very best of luck. Be sure to ask any questions, everyone here to help you along the way.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  3. wulfdragyn

    wulfdragyn Just Hatched

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    Thanks! We are already enjoy watching them and finding eggs. We never knew they would be so entertaining!
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Heather - glad that you have joined us.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    This link may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread

    All the best
    CT
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi , nice to meet you Heather. Welcome to the Byc community.
     
  6. wulfdragyn

    wulfdragyn Just Hatched

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    Thank you all!
     
  7. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    Welcome from Middle Georgia [​IMG]

    So glad you decided to join us.
     
  8. wulfdragyn

    wulfdragyn Just Hatched

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    Thanks!
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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

    wulfdragyn Just Hatched

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    Thank you!
     

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