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New to Chickens in Massachusetts

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by TalkALittle, Dec 15, 2014.

  1. TalkALittle

    TalkALittle Songster

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    Hello! I'm the proud keeper of a small flock of 3 BRs, 3 BOs, and 1 Porcelain D'uccle roo. The hens are hatchery stock from the local feed store, purchased as pets early this spring (2014) and raised in my dining room. The bantam roo was a surprise birthday gift from my sister to my 11 yo son. I'm new to chicken keeping but doing my best to give them a happy and healthy life. I guess they are pleased with my efforts as they seem to be doing their best to give me plenty of fresh eggs. I'm looking forward to having these forums as a source of guidance and my ladies, their gentleman, and I thank you in advance.
     
  2. emma p

    emma p Songster

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    Hello and welcome to BYC!!
    Feel free to ask lots of questions :)
    I love D'uccles, one of my favorite breeds. I have to say that is a very awesome present to get a chicken.
     
  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined the flock!
     
  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    You have come to the right place for all the fun and learning!

    Make yourself at home here. And if you have any questions about anything, feel free to ask. Welcome to our flock!
     
  5. familyfarm1

    familyfarm1 Crowing

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  6. spitfirecream15

    spitfirecream15 Chirping

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    Hi! welcome to BYC!!!
     
  7. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     
  8. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  10. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing 5 Years

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!
     

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