New Silkie owner

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by WilmaViljoen, Mar 19, 2016.

  1. WilmaViljoen

    WilmaViljoen New Egg

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    Hi Everyone, I am Wilma from sunny South Africa. I bought a Silkie hen and rooster with there 5 chicks in middele Jan 2016. I love my new Silkie family, use Backyard Chickens website a lot to get all kinds of information.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Wilma and welcome to BYC from sunny Kenya [​IMG] - glad to have you join us. I hope you enjoy being a member as much as the rest of us.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced chicken keepers - loads of info on anything chicken. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    Joining your country thread will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area, which can be helpful (just type the name of your country in the search box).

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Hi Wilma, very nice to meet you. You might like posting on the "Silkie thread," just put that in the search box and it will pop up. Silkies generally make the very best mamas and sometimes the roosters even help out.
     
  4. hennypenney

    hennypenney Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome! Silkies are so fun to have!
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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