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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by fluffysmommy, Dec 27, 2016.

  1. fluffysmommy

    fluffysmommy New Egg

    Dec 27, 2016
    Good morning! I am very new to chicken raising. We moved into a new home about four months ago and there was a dilapidated chicken coop in the backyard. My six-year-old son was very excited at the prospect of having chickens and decided he wanted a white one and was going to name it fluffy Williams for whatever weird reason. As we were moving our belongings into the house, up wandered a white rooster!! I was truly amazed and believe God sent him as a sign of good to come here in our new home[​IMG] ever since that day we had become rooster parents- The chicken coop is still dilapidated as were working on the inside of a 1927 house but are hoping to get a few hens come spring to keep fluffy entertained! Thank you to everyone who has put their pointers and tips - so far it is been a big help!
  2. I Love Layers

    I Love Layers Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 25, 2015
    North Dakota
    Welcome to BYC!

    Do you have any pictures of this rooster? I would love to see some!
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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, fluffysmommy, and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our community! CTKen gave you some great links so I'll just say best wishes and thanks for joining this awesome site!! [​IMG]
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Welcome to the Backyard Chickens flock, so glad you joined us [​IMG]
  6. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013
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  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

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

    I hope you enjoy BYC. 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. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]

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