New guy in the desert.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by BillythKidd80, Aug 18, 2018.

  1. BillythKidd80

    BillythKidd80 In the Brooder

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    Hello, my name is Richard. I have acquired 3 "barred rock" chickens. I have absolutely no idea what I'm doing!! My neighbor had them, well long story short , now I do. I have 3 dogs. All super friendly, absolute BABIES!! 2 Chiwawa's and a boxer. The dogs are scared of the chickens!! So I dont think there will be conflict. (I hope) Temperatures get pretty high here in the summer. Phoenix, AZ is no joke in July, August!! So, any and all advice I would be MOST thankful for!!
     
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  2. FrankieDoodle

    FrankieDoodle Crossing the Road

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    :frow Welcome to BYC!!! :woot
     
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  3. Melky

    Melky Songster

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    Welcome!
     
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  4. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Free Ranging

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  5. Flockandfowl46

    Flockandfowl46 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC hope you enjoy your time here! :frow
     
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  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Welcome to BYC. Great link provided by @BlueBaby. Your neighbors can be a great source of advice.
     
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  7. Chick-N-Fun

    Chick-N-Fun Feather & Fur Whisperer

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    Hi Richard! :frow Welcome to BYC! I hope you enjoy it here as much as we do!
    Good luck with your new flock!
     
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  8. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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  9. KLIL

    KLIL Crowing

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  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Nice to meet you Richard, welcome to Backyard chickens :frow
     
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