New to BYC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Grumpyfck, Apr 6, 2016.

  1. Grumpyfck

    Grumpyfck New Egg

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    Hi everyone - New too BYC and chickens! We have recently bought 4 bantams as family additions - 2 Orpingtons and 2 Japanese, We discovered one was almost blind but rather than return her too an almost sure sticky end we decided to see how she got on! She quickly sorted food and drinking positions, roosting etc and ambles about with her best friend. she clearly has some sight as she knows where big things are it's just the search for treats so she gets special service. look forward to learning from all you experienced chookers.[​IMG]
     
  2. chickenweirdo1

    chickenweirdo1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Great to have another poultry lover! Hope you have a great time!
     
  3. mightymidnight1

    mightymidnight1 Out Of The Brooder

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  4. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    She sure is a pretty girl, I'm glad you're keeping her.

    Good luck with all your flock, it's nice you're here!
     
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  5. Norbertsmomma

    Norbertsmomma Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey guys, I'm new to this formum and I need some help. Had a chick start to hatchyou can see some blood by its leg.[/IMG] do I help it or leave it?[​IMG]
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Sounds like she is doing fine. No reason to cull her. What a pretty girl.
     
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  7. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - great to have you onboard with us. Like your avatar name, but surely your are not one of those are you? [​IMG]

    Theres a UK thread "UK members, please say Hi" that you may wish to join.

    Congrats on your flock - i wish you all the best.

    CT
     
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  8. MeepMeeps

    MeepMeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aww she is adorable! Welcome!
     
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