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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Schicken Granma, Sep 28, 2012.

  1. Schicken Granma

    Schicken Granma New Egg

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    I feel sooooo lucky to be the proud owner of 8 Isa Brown hens. I have never had chickens before and thought they would make a good hobby to keep me out of trouble. These great hens have lived with us for 9 weeks, they are 29 weeks old and are producing 8 eggs a day for the last two weeks. I have been told that for all the hens to be laying is very unusual. I must have unusual girls. They are quite content and very happy to get company in the coop. My grand daughters visit often and the hens just beg for their attention. So far I am really enjoying being their caregiver, I have never had pets that gave back before. 8 Beautiful brown large eggs daily is a real treat.
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    [​IMG]. They defiantly have a excellent life with you! Hope you enjoy it here [​IMG]
     
  3. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    :frow & :welcome from Alabama. Glad you joined us. Congrats on your hens (and eggs) :thumbsup
     
  4. Big A Chickens

    Big A Chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi [​IMG] So glad you joined us!!![​IMG]
     
  5. jbirds2012

    jbirds2012 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Hello and welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us!
     
  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Schicken Granma, and [​IMG]! Happy you joined us! Enjoy those ISA Browns and yummy eggs!
     
  8. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from washington state glad you joined us!
     
  9. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] from California! Wow 8 eggs a day, sounds like you are having a blast.
     
  10. Fierlin1182

    Fierlin1182 powered-flight

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    Hi and :welcome

    Yeah, Isa browns are really good layers. We have those too, it's an egg a day from all of them who are laying age.

    I hope you find any info you need here, and enjoy the site. :D
     

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