New to Chickens and this site!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by LyndseyLogan, Mar 6, 2014.

  1. LyndseyLogan

    LyndseyLogan New Egg

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    Hello all!

    Today is the start to my adventures in raising backyard chickens! My name is Lyndsey and I live in Washington state. I set up my brooder and have all my supplies and got my little chickies from the farm store around the corner. I plan on raising a mixed flock and have a Barred Rock, RIR, an Easter Egger and a Gold Sex-Link. Checkers, Ruby, Bunny and no name so far! I guess I am on here for moral support, I feel like I have a newborn in the house and am nervous that I wont be a good enough mama :) So this is me, saying "HI" and cant wait to see how everything goes!
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! What an adorable picture! Congratulations and Good Luck with the new chicks! Sounds like you will have a pretty little flock and a very colorful egg basket. Be sure to check out the BYC Learning Center for a lot of nice helpful articles https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Definitely follow the link that Kelsie provided here. LOTS of good reads on raising your new babies, building the coop, feeding and keeping your flock healthy.

    Enjoy your new babies and welcome to BYC!
     
  4. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
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    gander007 Chicken Obsessed

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  7. Suzierd

    Suzierd Overrun With Chickens

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  8. justoldbobo2

    justoldbobo2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC
     
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    Nevaschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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  10. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Hi, Lyndsey, welcome to BYC. Good luck with your chicks - if problems arise, we are here to help - relax.
     

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