New to everything chicken!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by SavageDestiny, Jan 11, 2014.

  1. SavageDestiny

    SavageDestiny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello there!

    I currently do not have any chickens, but hopefully in the next year or so my husband and I will be moving onto 11 acres of property here in Central Oregon. Once we have some space I'd really like to start keeping chickens for eggs and meat. Probably meat rabbits too. :)

    So I'm here hoping to learn a lot and ask loads of questions!
     
  2. Shan30

    Shan30 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC! Very smart of you to do your research first.:) You will find a ton of great info here!
     
  3. chickwhispers

    chickwhispers A French Hen

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    Welcome!!!![​IMG]Lots of good information here and plenty of topics to learn about.

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    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    liz9910 Overrun With Chickens

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  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  7. SavageDestiny

    SavageDestiny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks guys!

    I actually know a lot more about rabbits since my best friend raises them for meat and I help her care for them a lot. They're super sweet! Hers are true backyard bunnies, her yard is dig proofed and the buns have kennel area for warmth, nest boxes, and food/water, but they are free to come and go and never penned. Nothing like going into a yard and having 20 or so rabbits charge you and demand treats!
     
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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  9. petrel

    petrel Chats with Chickens

    Welcome. It is so good to hear when someone starts their research well before acquiring their flock.
     
  10. SavageDestiny

    SavageDestiny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm a bit of a nut when it comes to animals in my care, haha. I want to know everything about them before I try to care for them! I love learning about nutrition, medical issues, behavior, etc. This site has been amazing so far!
     

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