New member from The Netherlands

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by DaphneNL, Nov 4, 2012.

  1. DaphneNL

    DaphneNL Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hi everyone! What a nice website to add to my favourites. I was looking for a resource like this!

    Let me introduce myself and my animals:
    My name is Daphne, I'm 29 and I grew up in the city. We moved to the country in 2008 so we could keep our horses in our backyard ;) . We own 2 American Quarter Horses (Pride, 15, sorrel, mare, and the mother of our 3 other horses and Biscuit ,1.5 ,sorrel, our amazing colt) and 2 American Paint Horses (Ayla, 7, chestnut tobiano, mare and Faith, 4, gold champagne tobiano, mare).
    We also have 2 dogs, German Shepherds Clinton and Zara.

    Moving here meant we could finally buy ourselves some chickens!
    We started with 3 hens and one rooster, but now we have 3 big coops with a variety of chickens.

    Coop 1; rooster Humphrey (100% ? but a true gentleman) and his 6 girls (5 hens are 50% wyandotte,50% ? and one pullet is 50% barnevelder, 50% ?)
    Coop 2; rooster Dirk (50% wyandotte, 50% ?) and his 4 ladies (all 100% Lakenvelder chickens)
    Coop 3; rooster Humberto (50% Lakenvelder chicken, 25% wyandotte, 25%?) and his 2 ladies (one 50% Lakenvelder chicken, 25%, 25%? and one 100%?)

    If you have any questions, feel free to ask!
     
  2. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello and welcome from Ohio....so glad you joined

    also meant to add that my Mom has a friend she converses with thru the internet who lives in Naarden. Wondered if that was close to you :)
     
    Last edited: Nov 4, 2012
  3. hallerlake

    hallerlake Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello from Seattle. I have Brabanters which are from southern Netherlands/northern Belgium.
     
  4. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings, Daphne, and [​IMG]! Great to have you here. Sounds like some very pretty birds you have there! Glad you were able to move to the country and start your farm. Best of luck to you!!
     
  8. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    :frow & :welcome from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  9. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] from California!
     
  10. Red Barn Farms

    Red Barn Farms ~Friendly Fowl~

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    Hello and welcome to BYC from 'The Heartland' of Kentucky.


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