New to the forum and chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by nicoteena, Jul 1, 2010.

  1. nicoteena

    nicoteena New Egg

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    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    I got my chickens on April 21 of this year

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    5, and I'm still hoping they are all girls!

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    I have 2 Welsumers and 3 Easter Eggers. I named them after Greek goddesses: Artemis, Athena, Persephone, Hera and Rhea.

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    I think I found out about BYC from some random googling that I did when I was first looking into getting chickens.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    I like to crochet, sewing, stamp and generally make stuff. We built our coop from scratch using a plan.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    We have 2 cats that we adopted from the local animal shelter, so we don't know exactly how old they are. We know they are about a year; one of them is a little over a year and the other is a little under a year. We have a resident dog, but she belongs to my parents who can't take her at the moment. She doesn't get along with other dogs generally speaking, so we are going to wait until my parents take her before we get a dog of our own.
     
  2. TipsyDog

    TipsyDog Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Aregua, Paraguay
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from PA! So glad you've joined us here! [​IMG]
     
  3. Finn's Mom

    Finn's Mom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hello and welcome to BYC! So glad you found us!
     
  4. thefamilyflock

    thefamilyflock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG]! Those are great names.
     
  5. chicnfarmer

    chicnfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Howdy!
     
  6. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

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    Must be the year for the Greek goddesses. I have a Persephone and an Athena as well. Glad you could join us.
     
  7. Chic-n-farmer

    Chic-n-farmer Showers of Blessings

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    Our Critters get named after my son's most recent 'favorite book'.
     
  8. fluffystuffs808

    fluffystuffs808 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] ALOHA from HAWAII!!
     

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