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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by DaniellaDear, Jul 20, 2016.

  1. DaniellaDear

    DaniellaDear New Egg

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    Hi! I'm new to BYC and chicken raising. I just got my 3 month-old chickens yesterday. Two buff Orpington and a silkies hybrid (I think). If anyone has any beginning tips they're really welcome! I've read over a lot, but most beginner tips are geared to baby chicks. Thank you
     
  2. TwoCrows

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

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    Congrats on the new chicks!! They are so fun at this age.

    If you are looking for tips, we have a wonderful Learning Center with all kinds of articles on all the aspects of keeping poultry... https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    As for as articles for chicks, you might stop by this article and do some reading... https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/raising-your-baby-chicks

    And for any specific questions, we have a Raising Baby Chicks forum where you can ask all kinds of questions you may have... https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/11/raising-baby-chicks

    Enjoy your new babies!! I hope they bring you great joy.

    Great to have you aboard and welcome to our flock! :)
     
  3. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] so glad you have joined us.

    Most of us do start with baby chicks, but a lot of the learning center are geared toward any age.

    If you have specific questions, feel free to ask here or post under the forums. You will find folks are friendly and helpful.

    Good luck with your new flock and have fun with the new adventure.
     
  4. BuffOrpington88

    BuffOrpington88 Non-Stop

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    Hi and welcome to BYC! That is so exciting, congratulations! The Learning Center is a great resource, and if you ever have any questions, always feel free to ask. Thanks for joining us! [​IMG]
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens.
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Hope you have a wonderful summer! :)
     
  7. nana3387

    nana3387 Just Hatched

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    Hi there, nice to meet you! Welcome! Sounds like you are on your way to success!
    If you are interested in learning about my flock here at the Savage Farm, getting tips, and reading great stories, visit the link in my bio[​IMG] I share all kinds of crazy stories about my animals!
     

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