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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jbaird, Nov 3, 2013.

  1. jbaird

    jbaird New Egg

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    Low intensity, low management, practical backyard chix keeper. Only have three hens. They get table scraps and grains mostly. Try to let them out of pen to forage in 5-acre woodlot daily for variable periods. They really damage our extensive landscape plantings, so have to ride herd on them some. They have learned that when I do shoo them away from trees/shrubs and back into woodlot, often I drive them all the way to pen, where they get a serving of grain, so they are not so much trouble to round up.
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
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  3. chickenboy190

    chickenboy190 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome! GLad you joined BYC! :~D
     
  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome to BYC!
     
  5. jbaird

    jbaird New Egg

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    BTW snake in avatar is a ringer for many I have pulled out of our henhouse. When I get one I bring it to the patio and make it endure terrifying scrutiny by our housecats, who are very interested in them.
     
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  6. jetdog

    jetdog Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Your a better person than me because if it were me I be replacing the back of the coop from shotgun holes, scared to death of snakes 6 inches to 6 feet freak me out.
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG] Happy you joined!
     
  8. All Henned Up

    All Henned Up Muffs or Tufts

    Welcome and enjoy!
    Steve. :frow
     
  9. Welcome to BYC!
     
  10. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] I like snakes, but after getting this close to getting bit this past Friday... I might be changing my mind if that happens again lol. Enjoy the site!
     

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