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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by indianacass, Apr 5, 2016.

  1. indianacass

    indianacass New Egg

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    Hi! My daughter got two chicks as birthday present in February. They are so much fun to watch!
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and [​IMG] - glad to have you onboard with us.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced chicken keepers - loads of info on anything chicken. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. These links may be useful right now:

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks


    Joining your state thread may be useful as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
  3. N F C

    N F C just blowing in the wind Premium Member Project Manager

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    What breed of chicks did your daughter get? Hope all of you are having fun with them!
     
  4. indianacass

    indianacass New Egg

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    Well they were both supposed to be sillies but one is obviously not. In fact we think it's a roo
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  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    The white one is a SILKIE. The other is definitely not. Did someone sell them to you as both Silkies????[​IMG]
     
  6. indianacass

    indianacass New Egg

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    Sort of... As I said they were a gift so we didn't buy them, a friend did. They were apparently huddled together in the silkie box and my friends daughter picked them out. We knew pretty quickly it wasn't a silkie :)
     

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