Newbie Chick Raiser

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Maeve, Oct 13, 2011.

  1. Maeve

    Maeve Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey everyone! My name's Maeve and I'm the proud owner of four two and a half week old chicks. I own a Buff Orphington (Zinnia), a Red Star (Paprika), a Rhode Island Red (Strega Nona), and a Barred Plymouth Rock (Pitty Pat). All four are lovely little hens. I joined mostly to get as much advise as I can in raising my baby girls, and to connect with fellow chicken lovers since everyone at school thinks I'm either insane or epic because of my happy hen house.

    I live in a nice suburban town of Massachusetts and attend the public high school there. I play volleyball and basketball, and am usually overloaded with school work and social drama.

    This looks like a lovely site and I'm sure it will be very helpful.
     
  2. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from WA. glad you joined us [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  3. CrestedGirl

    CrestedGirl Polish Obsessed

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] From North Texas [​IMG] So glad you joined us [​IMG] All your chickens sound wonderful [​IMG]
     
  4. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Louisiana!! Glad you joined! [​IMG]
     
  7. greymane

    greymane Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from the Finger Lakes of New York! So glad you joined us. Best of luck with the new girls!

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  8. OvertheHenHouse

    OvertheHenHouse Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 12, 2011
    San Diego
    Welcome, Maeve! I love Massachusetts - I used to live in Medford and worked in Watertown. I'm in San Diego now, but I still miss the seasons.
    I'm a newbie chicken owner myself and have found tons of great information on this website. It's really great, and the people are kind and informative. I think you'll like it here [​IMG] Oh, and BTW, it's completely epic...and sometimes borders just a little bit on insane [​IMG] And just wait till you get to chicken math!
     
  9. KandiandJerry

    KandiandJerry Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] from Middle Tennessee...so glad you are here....
     
  10. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Howdy from Kansas, Maeve and [​IMG]. Great to have you here. Congrats on being a new chicken mom!! [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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