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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Twister78, Apr 4, 2017.

  1. Twister78

    Twister78 In the Brooder

    Apr 3, 2017
    I have perused this site often over the years for advice, and now I actually need some, so have joined, (please see in the goose thread, female toulouse goose problem)

    I keep a flock of 21 chickens, 9 maran hens, 3 maran cockerels, a wyondotte, light sussex, naked neck, welsummers, and rhode island reds.

    We also raise geese and turkeys for table birds.

    I currently have four goslings that are a week old, another 6 eggs due to hatch in 2 weeks, I have just put 20 chicken eggs in the incubator, and have a trio of geese, (two toulose females and a white male)

    Also in the household is a 3 year old boxer and an 18 month old lab cross. There is never a dull moment!

  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - great that you have joined us. Boxers and labs - such placid breeds [​IMG]
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings, Twister78, and :welcome! Pleased you joined our community! Best wishes to you and your mixed flock and thanks for joining BYC! :woot
  4. TheKindaFarmGal

    TheKindaFarmGal Free Ranging

    May 4, 2016
    Somewhere in the Universe
    Welcome to BYC! You have a very nice assortment there! Thanks for joining us, I look forward to seeing you around and hope your goose gets better soon! :)
  5. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Must hatch more Premium Member Project Manager

    Jul 31, 2015
    Houston, TX
    My Coop
    Welcome to finally becoming a member!
    Boxers are the best....I have 3![​IMG]
  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    Thanks for joining us!
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Bon Jour and Welcome to the Backyard chickens flock. So glad you joined us [​IMG]

  8. Bienvenue. Glad you came out of the shadows.
  9. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under Twister78 [​IMG] Welcome!

    I hope your goose is OK.

    I also hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
  10. Twister78

    Twister78 In the Brooder

    Apr 3, 2017
    Many thanks for the welcome, and apologies for not getting back sooner!
    My flock has expanded by another 6 goslings, all hatched out on easter weekend!
    I am now awaiting day 18 for the chicken eggs, which is the 20th), I desperately need an egg turning break!

    For those that have been looking at my goose thread, I am pleased to report a massive improvement in her, after intense nursing, she is now up and mobile.

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