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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by icandi, Jan 13, 2014.

  1. icandi

    icandi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi
    I'm in central Alabama and have been lurking a few days here studying up on everything I can before getting some chicks for spring! I tend to get obsessed when I research new topics, and the BYC forum has been no different ^_^
    I keep looking at all the hatcheries online but I am kind of hoping to find something here in AL if I can find the chickens I want. At the moment I'm not completely sure on what breed(s) that will be because I want good egg layers that are also nice for my kids and maybe a few just for the fun colors.
    The only animals we have right now are 3 fish and a dog. She's a bit of a scaredy though so I don't expect much of a problem after the initial excitement.
     
  2. JerseyHen

    JerseyHen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome!!! If you check the Where am I? Where are you! Thread you should be able to find your state thread (I think this is yours: https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/29002/alabama ) and you can ask those more local to you if anyone has birds to sell/rehome or will be soon. They also might know of hatcheries, breeders, and farms, that are closer to you so you can pick up instead of mail ordering.

    This is a great place to learn. I am not sure I would have survived the first year without all the help I had on here!
     
  3. icandi

    icandi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks!
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  5. BrendaJ

    BrendaJ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello from Oregon & welcome to BYC :)
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  8. gander007

    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

    Alright [​IMG] it is great to see you finally found the time to join us here [​IMG]
     
  9. Kelsie2290

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