New to BYC

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ptsai, May 28, 2016.

  1. ptsai

    ptsai Just Hatched

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    Hello Everyone,

    I just joined the forum. Below are a few pics of my first batch.

    3 bantam columbian wyandotte (self-hatched)
    2 silkie (local feed store)
    1 eastern egger? (was told by store Ameraucana)

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  2. silkiecuddles

    silkiecuddles FortheLoveofSilkies

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    Hi, and welcome to BYC!! :frow.

    Aww so cute!
    The "Ameraucana" is very likely an EE.

    What's in their water in the second to last pic?
     
  3. Peep-Chicken

    Peep-Chicken Overrun With Chickens

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    What lovely chicks. :love
     
  4. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! What fabulous pics you have posted! Congratulations on them :D I too agree that it's likely to be an Easter egger. When it's a little older you could post some pics in the what breed gender section ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this

    Wishing you the very best of luck with your cuties in the future. Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  5. ptsai

    ptsai Just Hatched

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    Hi Silkiecuddles,

    I added electrolytes and probiotics for the first two weeks of their water feed, thus the coloring.
    One silkie arrived with pasty butt, so I just wanted to make sure they are okay for the next few days.
     
  6. Chicken Egg 17

    Chicken Egg 17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi and :welcome to BYC I am glad you could join us. They are so cute I like what you did for there water for the first two weeks I do that to but for the first week I keep them on medicated feed and while I keep them on the feed they have electrolodes in there water. Then for two weeks. And they all stay happy and healthy.
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    Adorable chicks. [​IMG]
     

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