New to BYC, My Story

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by NottinghamChicks, Sep 29, 2010.

  1. NottinghamChicks

    NottinghamChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    My husband and I have had chickens over the years and had to sadly give ours away when we moved into our 5th wheel while builing a new home on our vacant lot. We worked hard for over 15 months clearing the land and then building my dream cape. My girls were suppose to come back to us once we finished and were able to build them thier own home but they slowly met their demise at the neighbors place. Yup even my favorite Twinkle who was just days away from hatching a group of tiny little eggs. She was a Belgian Antwerp, and so cute. Anyway we finally after all that disappointment decided to build a coop and get a small flock to feed ourselves. Our new coop is pedator proof for when they are confined and we only let them free range when we are home and about. It's good to have chickens again!
  2. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 10, 2010
    Stonington, illinois
    [​IMG]m from Illinois. Glad to have you here. Sorry about your first ones.
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome back to chickening! I would hate to have to give mine away, UGH, I know it was tough.
  4. OregonChickenGal

    OregonChickenGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2010
    Central Oregon
    Hi and welcome from Oregon! [​IMG]
  5. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome from Louisiana! [​IMG]
    So sorry about your flock ,. it must have been hard losing them that way,.So glad you're getting more chickens though!!!
    Congrats on your new home!
  6. NottinghamChicks

    NottinghamChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Love the Hamburgs [​IMG] They are a great breed for free rranging and just seem so regal compared to the chubby hens. Thanks for the "Welcome"[​IMG]
  7. alaskachick

    alaskachick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 13, 2010
    Wasilla, Alaska
    [​IMG] from Alaska
  8. vogelzang

    vogelzang Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 23, 2010
    [​IMG] welcoem [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] from TX
  9. ThePamperedPullet

    ThePamperedPullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC from The Pampered Pullets Farm in Ocala, FL
  10. Drk_Wlf

    Drk_Wlf Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 11, 2009
    Chautauqua County, NY
    [​IMG] from upstate NY!

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