New to chickens!

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by HarrietsHens, May 29, 2010.

  1. HarrietsHens

    HarrietsHens Hatching

    May 29, 2010
    Leicestershire - England
    Hi all, I'm in England, UK and am new to chickens but it's been a dream for years. Just got two Gingernut Ranger pullets from a local poultry farm, about 18 weeks old and so far so good. We've had them for a week now and they seem happy enough. One is quite vocal and will chat away happily when I let them out of the coop in the morning whereas the other seems more quiet and seems to try to sleep standing up in the bottom corner of the run. Both are eating and drinking fine and loving the rain we have at the minute which is lucky for them I guess!?! Just finished reading "Raising chickens for dummies" and am looking forward hopefully in theory to our first eggs.
  2. annie3001

    annie3001 My Girls

    Jun 11, 2009
    [​IMG] from ct. usa!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! [​IMG]
  3. ChickyLaura

    ChickyLaura The Crazy Chicken Lady

    Mar 31, 2009
    Eastern/Central PA
    Hello from Pennsylvania, USA and [​IMG]!!!!
  4. cheryl98117

    cheryl98117 Songster

    May 13, 2009
    Indianola Washington
    [​IMG] From Washington State U.S.

    Enjoy your chickens! But be forwarned they are addicting little critters!

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