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New to all things Chicken

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by BabyBrenna, Aug 15, 2016.

  1. BabyBrenna

    BabyBrenna New Egg

    Aug 13, 2016
    Hi! I am new to all things chicken. I have been wanting them for years and finally got the ok from the hubs(or maybe I just did it) humm...either way it's all good. I have 3 baby Buff Orphingtons that are right at 3 weeks old, a silkie that is maybe 4 weeks and one older I am guessing maybe 7 or 8 week old...not sure what kind. I am super excited and think this will be a great place to ask questions and look up information!
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, BabyBrenna, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined us! The first best place to stop is the Learning Center here https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center It is packed with truly great information for the beginning (and seasoned) chicken keeper. You'll be an old hand in no time! Best wishes!
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! Congratulations on getting your new chicken adventures started :clap
    I'm sure you will enjoy them very much. They sure are fun and very rewarding to keep.
    If you are unsure of your birds the what breed gender section would be a great place to stop by with some pics ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this
    I'm sure members there will be able to help you out.

    Good luck for the future and enjoy BYC :frow
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - great to have you onboard with us. I have been known to develop selective amnesia when it comes to setting eggs under my hens - it just seems to happen [​IMG]

    Best wishes
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to Backyard chickens.

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