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Newbie in AZ!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by gckiddhouse, Dec 10, 2008.

  1. gckiddhouse

    gckiddhouse Songster

    Dec 9, 2008
    Desert Hills, AZ
    Hi all, I finally joined. I love reading posts from BYC!
    We live in Desert Hills, just North of Phoenix. Raising chickens was our homeschooling project this past summer. We have had our chickens for just about 5 months, now. They are starting to lay and it is sooo exciting!!! I have been sharing our chicken adventures with everyone I know. It has been fun, but I am realizing that they are just chickens to most people. If I really want to talk chicken, I have to go to chicken people! When I try to describe the personalities of my chickens to non-chicken people, they look at me like I have lost it! You all know and love your chickens, too. You are my people!
    Here are some of my girls! [​IMG]
    We have 1 Cal. White, 2 Buff Orps, 2 RI Reds, 2 Speckled Sussex, 2 Ameracaunas and 2 Gold Sex-links. One of the sex-links is my roo.
    We have 4 hens that have just started laying! What fun!
  2. kstaven

    kstaven Crowing Premium Member

    Jan 26, 2007
    BC, Washington Border
    Welcome to BYC!

    Also known as Chickens Anonymous.
  3. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
  4. jacyjones

    jacyjones Songster

    Jun 9, 2008
    Aberystwyth, Wales
    [​IMG] from Wales, Uk!
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Welcome... and be certain to keep those chooks locked up, coyotes are everywhere you know!
  6. Rte.66_chicks

    Rte.66_chicks Songster

    Feb 22, 2008
    Kingman, AZ

    Enjoy your chickens and find all the enablement you will need right here!
  7. EllyMae

    EllyMae Songster

    Welcome! Beautiful Chickies ya got there!
  8. redoak

    redoak Songster

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY

    Great photo of your chickens.
  9. Dandelion007

    Dandelion007 Songster

    Dec 7, 2008
    Durant, OK

    You'll find all the chicken support you need here. And if you fall off the chicken wagon, we'll be here to help you back on.

  10. ibpboo

    ibpboo Where Chickens Ride Horses

    Jul 9, 2007
    always changing
    When ever you want to talk chickens, just sign on. Here, we know that they are not just chickens! They are lovable!

    Beautiful chickens you have!
    Last edited: Dec 10, 2008

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