Newbie Chicken mommie

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by CarlaH0318, May 23, 2017.

  1. CarlaH0318

    CarlaH0318 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have recently acquired 6 Wyandottes (4 blue and 2 splash) and 12 Americaunas that have a few Arucanas. The oldest is 15 weeks approx. I'm probably mis-spelling the breed names. Right now the are in a large dog kennel with a raised pallet that is covered because the roof of the dog kennel leaks. Eventually, I am going to buy a building and turn it into a coop with a very large run.

    I'm sure I'll be asking a lot of "newbie" questions.

    Thanks,
    Carla
     
  2. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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    :welcome glad to have you here:)
     
  3. vachick15

    vachick15 Chicken Obsessed

    :welcome
     
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi Carla and welcome to BYC and congrats on your new littles.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre - https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/category/learning-center.11/ and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread#post_3239224

    All the best

    CT
     
  5. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC - I'm so glad you've joined us.
    You may want to spend some time browsing the "coops" section to get some ideas for the coop you're going to be needing to house your flock sooner rather than later.
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens
     

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