New to Chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by HomesteadnMama, May 28, 2016.

  1. HomesteadnMama

    HomesteadnMama Just Hatched

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    Hello everyone my name is Amanda I'm a SAHM to three incredible children from Ontario Canada. After 2yrs of justifying why we should have chickens my husband has finally agreed. We have started with only 4 that were given to us by a family friend. I'm very happy to be in this group. A lot of the searches I have done online bring me here.
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi Amanda and [​IMG] - glad that you have joined us, and congrats on your new flock!

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center, and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    You may wish to consider joining your country thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - https://www.backyardchickens.com/t/144/canadians-check-in-here

    All the best
    CT
     
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  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Nice to meet you Amanda glad you joined the Backyard chickens flock.
     
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  4. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined us! Chickens are wonderful pets to have around kids and then there is the added benefit of fresh eggs!
     
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  5. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! Congratulations on getting your chicken adventures started :celebrate It sure is a hobby the whole family can enjoy. Be sure to ask any questions that you may have. Everyone here to help you along the way.

    Enjoy BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
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  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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