Newbie :D

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by wamit75, Oct 9, 2013.

  1. wamit75

    wamit75 Hatching

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    Hi everyone! I am new to even the idea of raising backyard chickens or anything chicken outside of the grocery store. I am trying to build/acquire a basic coop then I'll get my hens. I am on a severe budget so it's taking me some time but I am super excited to get it all done so I can get some hens. I live in So Cal just north San Diego on 2 acres with 4 dogs. I look forward to learning and sharing!!

    Wendy
     
    Last edited: Oct 9, 2013
  2. chooks4life

    chooks4life Crowing

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    Hope you come to enjoy your poultry as much as so many of us do. :D
     
  3. write2caroline

    write2caroline Songster

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    Glad to have you here. If you look on the coop tab you will see lots of great coops for little money. I will post a picture of my pallet coop. My pallets were free and we reused the nails and the paint was oops paint from a building supply store we paid $5 for and then got a $5 rebate from the paint manufacturer.

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    You can also make feeders and waterers from frosting bucket that if you ask a bakery, you might get for free.
    Caroline
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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  5. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Hi!
     
  6. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

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  7. AK Baha

    AK Baha Songster

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    Hello and welcome.[​IMG]
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO.

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    Welcome to BYC! Happy you joined!
     
  9. sumi

    sumi Égalité

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  10. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     

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