New to BYC!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by AAGnAKDG, Oct 15, 2018.

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  1. AAGnAKDG

    AAGnAKDG In the Brooder

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    1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    We are new at raising chickens and we purchased them this last May.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    4 Hens about 5-6 months old.

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    We are not exactly sure but we think we have Ms. Rose - Rhode Island Red
    Ms. Dugan - is all black with beautiful green hue to feathers in sun light
    Ms Rainy - is white with a few black feathers here and there
    Ms Speckles - is red/brown with white specks all over.

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    We found it by search the web for information.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Raising 2 grandson 14yrs and 8yrs.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    We have 2 cats: 1- 3yr old Russian Blue who LOVES to watch the chickens but never attacked and 1- 12yr old Black Domestic shorthair who is mostly an indoor cat by her choice.
    We also have a Blue Heeler/Boarder Collie mix who's about 6 months old and learning to be nice to the chickens.
    We live in the Beautiful Pacific Northwest.

    (7) Bonus: How did you find BYC, how long have you known about BYC, and what made you finally join our awesome community?


    Found BYC while searching for information about chickens. Know about this site for about 7-8 months now. Finally joined because I frequently search this site and it is referenced alot by other sites. We like the information we read about and the questions members have.
     
  2. HuffleClaw

    HuffleClaw Enabler

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    Welcome to BackyardChickens! We hope you enjoy your time here on BYC. :welcome
     
  3. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Good morning, and welcome to BYC. Without pictures, breed guesses are RIR, Australorp, Leghorn hybrid, Speckled Sussex.
     
  4. N F C

    N F C Wind? Bah!

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    It's nice to have you here, thanks for joining us!
     
  5. LoveMyChickenBabies

    LoveMyChickenBabies Songster

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    :welcome
    Glad you could join our flock! We are sure you'll love it here, so pull up a roost!
     
  6. Chick-N-Fun

    Chick-N-Fun Almy Acres Farm

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    Welcome to our FUN-omenal Flock! :wee
    Best wishes and have lots of FUN!
     
  7. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Set 40 eggs Jan. 2!

    Welcome to BYC!
    :yesss: We are glad you joined our flock!

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  8. 007Sean

    007Sean Addict

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    Howdy :frow and Welcome to Backyard Chickens.

    Thanks for joining our community! :celebrate
     
  9. Melky

    Melky Crowing

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  10. alexa009

    alexa009 Crossing the Road

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    Welcome to Backyard Chickens! We are glad you joined the flock!:welcome BYC is a helpful site providing all the information you need to know about poultry! There is always space for more members on the BYC roost!:highfive: Hope you enjoy it here as much as we all do!
     

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