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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by leddy, Aug 12, 2014.

  1. leddy

    leddy Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello all-

    My name is Laura. My husband and I have just purchased our first home - yay! With the home comes a beautifully made chicken coop and 7 chickens. I know the basics of chicken care as my grandfather has a farm, but I am no expert! I look forward to reading other people's stories and ideas on how to best take care of chickens in the backyard. [​IMG]

    Thanks for reading!

    -Laura
     
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Congratulations on your new home and new coop/chickens! How exciting for you! What breed of chickens will you be getting?
     
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  3. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Congrats on the new house! There are some wonderful articles in the Learning Center on different aspects of chicken keeping. Go check it out. Enjoy the site!
     
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  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  5. 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.

    Yay! Congrats on the chickens!! Good luck with them and don't hesitate to ask questions.
     
  6. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Congrats on your new home and flock! What better house warming present than the gift of chicken!

    Definitely stop by our learning center for lots of great articles on all the aspects of keeping poultry.

    Great to have you aboard and welcome to our flock!
     
  7. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Laura! Glad you decided to join our flock. What a great addition to a new home--chickens! :eek:) Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. What kind of chickens are you getting with your home.
     
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  8. BrendaJ

    BrendaJ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello from Oregon & welcome to BYC. Congrats on your new home as well as the bonus chickens & coop [​IMG]
     
  9. cstronks

    cstronks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    House that comes with a chicken house...that is a major selling point for people on here! Enjoy your home and your chickens. Best of luck!!
     
  10. NemerLuvPoultry

    NemerLuvPoultry Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome to BYC!
     

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