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New member from Northern Michigan

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by RLipinski10, Dec 8, 2011.

  1. RLipinski10

    RLipinski10 Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey everyone. My husband and I have used this site quite a few times now and I finally noticed it also had forums and wasted no time signing up.

    We got our first birds on March 30, 2011. We got nine Buff Orpingtons, three Araucanas and 2 Pekins.
    On April 20, 2011 we got two Rouens.

    And I'm sure that'll be updated more often than originally planned. You see, we planned on sticking with what we had and were really mainly interested in eggs. But then we started looking at other breeds online and now we’re both excited for spring so we can add on. Not to mention, we no longer consider them “egg chickens (and ducks)” but rather, “pets.” [​IMG]

    We sell our chicken and duck eggs so if you live in (or know anyone who does) Bay City or Pinconning, let me know!

    We also have two cats, one Alaskan Malamute (biggest 140 pound baby you'll ever meet) and three fish.
     
  2. NovaAman

    NovaAman Overrun With Chickens

    welcome from Holland!

    come on over and join the Michigan thread too!
     
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  4. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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  5. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from Washington State glad you joined us!
    Sounds like you are hooked!
     
  6. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  7. FlyRobinFly

    FlyRobinFly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 31, 2011
    [​IMG] from Washington State
    Poultry is definitely addictive, but so much fun!
     
  8. S&N Livestock

    S&N Livestock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from Ohio
     
  9. Wingsfan

    Wingsfan Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello and welcome aboard! Sounds like you've joined the right group. Hard for any of us to just choose one breed.
     
  10. jtbrown

    jtbrown Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Glad you are here!
     

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