New Illinois member

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jaden80, Sep 9, 2014.

  1. jaden80

    jaden80 Hatching

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    Bought chicks this past spring, ended up with mostly roosters..:( Looking for hens still.. Also looking for a male duck.. Hope to make friends and learn as much as possible.. ;)
     
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
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  3. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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  5. jaden80

    jaden80 Hatching

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    Thank you!!
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Sorry about all the roosters. :-( Definitely stop by your state thread and chat with your chicken neighbors. Maybe someone locally has some birds for you or can take some of your roos too. Kelsie has left the link for you to the state threads.

    Good luck and I hope you can find some hens soon! :)
     
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  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. Sorry about all the roosters. :eek:( Did you mail order straight run from a hatchery or pick up the chicks from a local feed store or tractor supply? Whenever I order from hatcheries, I always order pullets in batches of 25 (even if I don't need that many, I am able to sell off the extra and recoup my money), and even with an all pullet order, I'll usually get a couple of cockerels. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck in getting your hens and ducks.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    Sorry about all the roosters, seems like everyone is having the same problem
     
  9. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    I'm sorry about all of the roosters. Good luck in finding some nice hens!
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    I'm sorry to hear about your many roosters! I hope you can find some nice hens to replace them.
     

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