Newbie here...

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by smmuirhead, Jan 7, 2016.

  1. smmuirhead

    smmuirhead Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey guys.... I'm Sarah and I live outside of Houston, Texas. I've finally convinced my husband that backyard chickens are a must. He's not quite as excited as I am. We're in the process of researching as much as possible and coop planning. Design and supply list is almost done, then time to build. We don't have a ton of space, so our flock will probably be limited to 4, maybe 5 dual purpose hens. Looking forward to a new adventure!
     
  2. jared82

    jared82 Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome !!
     
  3. Chickletz

    Chickletz Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome and good luck with the coop building, thank god the hubby took control of that. I did however help with bringing his beer when he got hot. [​IMG]
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Have you checked out the coops section for ideas? For a small flock of 4 or 5 and not much room - a tractor type coop/run setup might work very well for you.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - great that you have joined us. Good luck with the coop build!

    All the best
    Ct
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  7. smmuirhead

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    Hey guys! I know it's been awhile.... Busy with some family stuff. Wanted to post an update! Sorry, apparently I'm excited. My dad and brother came down one weekend and helped us build the coop. We've had our four girls for about 3 weeks now. Here are some pics....[​IMG][/IMG][/IMG][/IMG][/IMG][/IMG][/IMG][/IMG]
     
  8. smmuirhead

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    Hmm, not sure if those all posted. I'll have to get on the real computer tomorrow...
     
  9. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

    Beautiful chickens! Your coop turned out lovely. :thumbsup
     

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