New Member Introduction

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Jepongzkie, Dec 7, 2017.

  1. Jepongzkie

    Jepongzkie In the Brooder

    Dec 7, 2017
    Hello BYC people, I'm Jeffrey From Northern Cebu Philippines.
    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    I've started raising 5 Vantress 3 years Ago and 10 Cavear from a agrivet store

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    I have almost a hundred Cavear.

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    Cavear and started lately on game fowls

    (4) How did you find out about
    Beloved Google

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Photography and xbiking

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    Married and have 2 kids.
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  2. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams

    G’Day from down under Jeffrey :frow Welcome!

    Sorry, what is a Cavear. I Googled Vantress and found those but couldn't find anything for Cavear? I had not heard of either.

    I do hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out ;)
  3. Jepongzkie

    Jepongzkie In the Brooder

    Dec 7, 2017
    Thanks Teila, sorry cant explain what bloodline is cavear chicken came from but locally its know around here. I will post some pix l8r.
  4. Smuvers Farm

    Smuvers Farm Melvin Up the Taterhole

    Feb 16, 2017
    TN/Western KY Border

    Glad you're here Jeffrey!

    If you haven't yet, please make your chickens a FIRST AID KIT for any issues that would arise.
    It's definitely better to have it and not need it rather than need it and not have it.

    Also, make sure your coop(s) have a proper amount of VENTILATION. Your chickens will absolutely thank you for it! :D
  5. Jepongzkie

    Jepongzkie In the Brooder

    Dec 7, 2017
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    Some pix of my cavear chickens.
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  6. Jepongzkie

    Jepongzkie In the Brooder

    Dec 7, 2017
    Thanks, No need for ventilation they are on range.
  7. microchick

    microchick Crossing the Road

    Hi Jeffrey!Welcome to the forum from northeastern Missouri! We are all so glad you decided to join us. We are a pretty enthusiastic group of lovable chicken nuts and always glad to have a new face join the insanity! LOL!

    Your flock is beautiful. Such healthy looking birds! And I love the use of the palm fronds for run coverage. Great idea! I have to admit that I'm not familiar with the Cavear Chicken. Are they a breed popular in the Philippines? Jungle fowl I'm familiar with but not the Cavear.

    See! You just arrived and already we are asking you to educate us!

    My flock is mostly bantam mixes, Black Breasted Red Game bantams that I started from an Amish neighbor's flock. He knows they are Old English Games mixed with Cochin, mixed with whatever found it's way to his barnyard. I also have 18 standard sized Buff Orpingtons and Welsummers but I am planning to eventually have only bantams and look forward to adding smaller birds to my flock.

    I would enjoy seeing pics of your jungle fowl also.
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  8. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi Jeffrey and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us and sharing your pics.
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  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard Chickens Jeffrey, it's nice to meet you
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  10. 007Sean

    007Sean Enabler

    Oct 25, 2015
    South Central Texas
    Howdy Jeffery:welcome:frow Happy:yato have you join tge family. Enjoy your time here!:)

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