New Here

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by 25chickens, Nov 19, 2019.

  1. 25chickens

    25chickens Chirping

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    I got chickens almost an year ago. Been using this website for info, finally decided to join.

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    I got chickens almost an year ago and am new to them

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

    25.

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    1 golden comet rooster, 1 barred rock rooster, 7 Rhode island reds, 5 jersey giants, 4 light Brahmas, 2 welsummers, and 5 barred rocks.

    (4) What are your favorite aspects of raising backyard chickens?
    eggs and pets


    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Nothing much really.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    1 kitten, 2 zebra finches, lot of parakeets, goldfish


    (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community?
    Found it when I was researching for which chicken breeds to get, diet, etc. Lots of good info to help a new chicken keeper.
     
  2. ValerieJ

    ValerieJ Crossing the Road

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    Hi! :frow Welcome to BYC!
     
  3. DobieLover

    DobieLover Easily distracted by chickens

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    Hello and welcome to BYC! :frow Glad you joined.
     
  4. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hello and welcome to BYC. I hope that you enjoy your time here.

    This is a useful link to take a look at - “How to...” guides. You can use this link to contact members in your area - U.S. States

    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     
  5. Kiki

    Kiki Is your thermometer calibrated?

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  6. BullChick

    BullChick Enslaved by a Duckling

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  7. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Enabler

    Hello, and welcome! Glad that you joined! Good luck with your flock!
     
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  8. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Raven steals Christmas

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! :frow

    So glad you decided to join us! :)
     
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  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Hi, and welcome to BYC.
     
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  10. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Enabler

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    Welcome to the flock :welcome Nice to have you here!
     
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