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New here from Western Washington

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Melkuda, Apr 27, 2016.

  1. Melkuda

    Melkuda Out Of The Brooder

    May 19, 2014
    Western Washington
    Hi all,
    I started my chicken adventures about 3 years ago. They have definitely been a grand addition to our lives. My beginner flock were 3 one year old Sex Links that eventually were quite tasty in the stew pot. I have been hooked ever since! We now have 2 Buff Orphington hens, 2 RIR hens, 1 White Rock hen and a Buff Orphington Roo. Currently 2 hens are sitting on clutches due to hatch in the next week. One has 7, the other has 12. I can't wait for the little ones. Here are 5 of my 6. (The Roo was a rescue that had severe frost bite on his comb and has since lost his spiky crown.)

  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Love your of and how nice of you to rescue your roo. Good luck with your broody hens, nothing quite like seeing them raised naturally.

    Wishing you the very best of luck for the future. Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    [​IMG]Welcome to BYC. Poor roo, frostbite really hurts.
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  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
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  5. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC. You have a great flock there! Good luck with your hatches.

    Best wishes

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