New Member - An Introduction!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Chicken Lover!, Aug 28, 2017.

  1. Chicken Lover!

    Chicken Lover! In the Brooder

    Aug 28, 2017
    Hi everyone!
    I'm a new member to this amazing community, and I'd thought I might share some things about my chickens.
    1. I have two chickens... So far! (Soon going to get some chicks)
    2. My chickens names are Nugget and Munch... I am planning to name my next ones Kentucky and Red. Don't worry, they won't become Kentucky or nuggets! Haha!
    3. My chickens are pullets.
    4. I got them in October last year.
    5. They are very friendly.
    6. Nugget is red and Munch is black.
    Fun Fact/Story:
    Last week, I came home and Munch (Black chicken) had somehow gotten out of her run!
    I thought I had lost her forever, with some hope that she would come back at night.
    A neighbour, from across the road, had knocked on the door with Munch in a portable cage! I was so shocked, but so, so so happy. We have learnt from our mistakes and have now clipped their wings! So this story answers the question; Why did the chicken cross the road?! To get to the other side! Literally... Haha!
  2. Chaos18

    Chaos18 Minion King

    Mar 24, 2015
    Slowly Losing it......
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  3. chickenmama109

    chickenmama109 Crowing

    Mar 5, 2017
    welcome hope you have fun on byc any thing you need to ask about your chickens or any thing byc will help have fun with you flock :welcome
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  4. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

    Jan 30, 2015
    Hello and welcome to BYC - great that you have joined us.

    Here’s a link to the Articles section - There you’ll find lots of information on almost every aspect of keeping chickens - from coop building ideas, to incubating eggs.

    There’s a link on the page above to the Learning Centre - it’s a great resource. If you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    Each week, various topics are discussed, which can also be a great resource -

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area -

    All the best

    Pork Pie
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  5. Chicken Lover!

    Chicken Lover! In the Brooder

    Aug 28, 2017
    Thank you, everyone! Love it already! :wee
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  6. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Set 40, 18 clear, 3 quit, 19 babies!

    Welcome aboard! :frow
    We are glad you joined our flock.
    This video will help you learn how to navigate this site:
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard chickens. If you free range it's best not to clip their wings, flying away is their best escape from predators.
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  8. Dayrel

    Dayrel Songster

    Mar 18, 2017
    Welcome to BYC, Chicken Lover! Lots of good info and friendly people here.

    Integrating new chicks/chickens into an established flock can be a challenge. Be sure to search BYC for hints on how to make it work.
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  9. Farmer Connie

    Farmer Connie All My Friends Have Hoofs

    Feb 28, 2017
    Florida Peninsula
    My Coop
    Hello new egg!:frow
    Welcome to byc. My name is Connie, happy to meet/greet you.
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  10. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Addict

    Aug 20, 2015
    Smith County, TN
    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow So glad you could join us:ya

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