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New to chickens in england

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by layla93, May 1, 2016.

  1. layla93

    layla93 In the Brooder

    May 1, 2016

    Hubby and I live in the UK and have recently adopted a small flock of chickens, only four of them and a very tiny rooster which they all love. We are new to looking after chickens, but it isn't hard to see why people fall in love with them- they're great. 3 of our chickens are 2 weeks away from laying and the other has lay a few eggs but has recently stopped, we think it's down to a cold spell of weather we've had, as many other people have told us their chickens stop laying in sudden cold weather here too! Anyway, thanks for setting this up and we look forward to learning more about chickens!

  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

    Aug 16, 2014
    Yorkshire, UK
    My Coop
    Hi :welcome from Yorkshire!

    Glad you could join us here! Congrats on getting your new chicken adventures started :clap I'm sure you will enjoy them very much. They are lots of fun and very rewarding too. Have you checked out the learning centre? Lots if great articles there that will really help you. Here is the link ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    Please do pop by the UK thread if you can, the Link is in my signature.

    Wishing you the very best of luck and enjoy BYC :frow
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC from another Tyke [​IMG]. You have some great pointers from Y/Coop so I'll just say a big hello!

    Best wishes

  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    So glad you joined us at the Backyard chickens flock [​IMG]

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