New member from West Virginia

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Hillbillychick7, Apr 14, 2016.

  1. Hillbillychick7

    Hillbillychick7 New Egg

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    Hey all. My name is Tina and I have been raising chickens for 5 years now. I have several different kinds of roosters and hens. I also added some new babies to my flock this year. Some of the breeds I have are Silver Laced Wyandottes, Easter Eggers, Backyard Chickens (they were chicks my hens hatched out here) Red Sex Link, White Rocks, 2 Cochin Roosters. The new additions are 5 polish chicks and 10 bantam chicks. I don't know what breed the chicks are yet. I bought them from Cackle Hatchery and I got the Purebred Bantam Assorted Special. So I look forward to seeing what breed these chicks are going to be. I also have 2 guineas, 2 adult white pekin ducks, and 5 ducklings that are Rouens, Indian Runners, and a Khaki Campbell.
    I just thought I would introduce myself and say hi. I look forward to getting to know other chicken lovers like myself.
     
  2. TwoCrows

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

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Sounds like you have a nice mix of chickens! When you get some pictures of the chicks, you can post their pics in our What Breed and Gender section for help with the sexes and breeds.... https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this

    Enjoy your new additions! If you have any questions about anything here on BYC, feel free to ask.

    Welcome to our flock! :)
     
  3. Hillbillychick7

    Hillbillychick7 New Egg

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    Thank you! I will post pictures of my babies soon as I can to get ideas on the breeds. I do love all my flock.
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Tina and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Tina, very nice to meet you. Welcome to the Backyard chickens flock.
     
  7. Hillbillychick7

    Hillbillychick7 New Egg

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    Thanks for the welcomes!
     
  8. Spookwriter

    Spookwriter Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Morning, Tina.

    Isn't it a good day to listen to the chickens?

    What part of Wild, Wonderful, West Virginia are you in?
    Me, I'm down on the Ohio River.

    Spook
     

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