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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by austinww, Oct 12, 2013.

  1. austinww

    austinww Hatching

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    Hello all, my name is Austin and I live in SW Washington. I decide last spring that it was time I knew what was going into the eggs I consume, so my family and I purchased 7 day old chicks. We bought 4 Americaunas, a Rhode island red, black australorp and one other. Now that they are 6 months we have found that one of our Americaunas is a rooster, not so good considering we live in town close to neighbors. I am new to owning chickens, so I hope to learn from all of you
     
  2. smitty775

    smitty775 In the Brooder

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    Welcome to Byc.
     
  3. AK Baha

    AK Baha Songster

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    Hello and welcome.[​IMG]
     
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  5. Fierlin1182

    Fierlin1182 powered-flight

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    Hi and :welcome

    Great to have you here!
    That's a shame about getting a rooster. Our neighbours accidentally got one, a charming little chook but they had to give him away in the end.

    Enjoy the site :)
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  8. All Henned Up

    All Henned Up Muffs or Tufts

    Welcome and enjoy.
    [​IMG]Steve.
     
  9. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     
  10. Teri Metcalf

    Teri Metcalf Songster

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    Greetings from Texas! You got some nice breeds with the Ameraucanas and Rhode Island Red. Best wishes in finding another home for your cockerel.
     

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