New to chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Vooda, Mar 14, 2016.

  1. Vooda

    Vooda New Egg

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    Hello all. I'm new to the chicken world but have looked at this site for the last month and finally decided to join. I've learned a lot already and hope to learn more from the experts here on the site.
     
  2. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    If you haven't already checked it out, the Learning Center is a good place to start...it's full of helpful articles on all sorts of poultry topics.

    Thanks for joining us, it's nice to have you here!
     
  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! Many of us were lurkers before joining, me included! Do you have chickens at the moment or are you going to be getting started soon. As NorthFLChick said the learning centre has lots of fab articles that will really help you out.

    Good luck and be sure to ask any questions. Everyone here to help you along the way.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  4. can you hear me now?

    can you hear me now? Chillin' With My Peeps

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    trust me chickens are a learning experience. if you treat them well and have good luck all around you will have a great time raising your birds. I agree with the other members you are going to want to check out all the Articles you can. there are many things that will help you and there are definitely members that can help you. by the way welcome to the byc
     
  5. uncertainty

    uncertainty Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Glad you are here Vooda, we can learn together. A newbie in The Great White North.
     
  6. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC.

    Joining your state thread will put you in contact with other BYC members in your area, which can be very helpful.

    (https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread)

    The members here are amazing - very friendly and helpful, so if you need an answer to a question or simply want some reassurance that what you are doing is ok, then post away - we all help each other out here at BYC.

    All the best
    CT
     
  7. Vooda

    Vooda New Egg

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    I do have 7 chicks that are currently in the brooder. I had 8 but lost one this morning after my first experience with pasty butt. I love the site so far and actually patterned my coop after one I saw on here. Hope they don't mind. My chicks are Golden comets, barred rock, and brown Leghorns.
     
  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I also highly recommend the Learning Center, best of luck to you!
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  10. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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