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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Cranchick2011, May 28, 2011.

  1. Cranchick2011

    Cranchick2011 Out Of The Brooder

    May 7, 2011
    [​IMG] Here is the future site of my chicken coop!

    [​IMG] Here's the foundation. Done. It will be a 12x28 building with the front 12x10 used for storage. I'm so excited! I'm starting with 2 Light Brahma females, 1 Buff Rock female, 1 Buff Rock rooster (I read they were calm, I hope so), 2 Partridge Rock females and 2 Araucana females and the FREE rare exotic chick. All will be shipped between July 10 and July 13! I want to "get all my ducks in a row" and be fully prepared before my new brood arrives! [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Last edited: May 28, 2011
  2. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Beautiful. Welcome to BYC, glad you decided to join us. Good luck with your birds.
  3. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

    Sep 20, 2009
    Pride, La.
    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Pride, La.

    Beautiful place you've got there!!
  4. Cranchick2011

    Cranchick2011 Out Of The Brooder

    May 7, 2011
    Thank you! My patient, understanding and awesome husband and I live on a cranberry marsh in NW Wisconsin.(Drink Ocean Spray!) It's beautiful here and my husband takes great pride in having everything looks nice! We decided I could build any coop I wanted so it's going to be beautiful and my chickens will have a great life! My kids always tell me they want to come back as ANY animal we own! We have 2 dogs, 1 cockatiel, an aquarium with more fish than I can count right now, all spoiled, and lots of wildlife. Also spoiled. We are the local hangout for all the geese in the county. My husband feeds them 50 pounds of cracked corn a day. They're very happy here and we love seeing all the goslings every year! We also have bear, foxes, coyotes, deer, otters, and tons of birds!
    Last edited: May 28, 2011
  5. Chickencoop1996

    Chickencoop1996 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 28, 2011
    southern nh
  6. mandereli

    mandereli Out Of The Brooder

    May 16, 2011
    Looks great! Welcome from Chilton, WI [​IMG] [​IMG]
  7. mamawolf544

    mamawolf544 Unbreakable Heart

    Apr 29, 2009
    alvarado, Tx
    [​IMG] from Texas [​IMG]
    Beautiful property
  8. MidgetChicken

    MidgetChicken New Egg

    May 28, 2011
    Welcome and that's one beautiful property to have chickens roaming around [​IMG]

  9. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. Looks like an awesome place. Can't wait to see the finished product. [​IMG]
  10. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

    Nov 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, Florida
    Welcome to BYC.

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