newbie introduction

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by LearningToFly, Dec 19, 2008.

  1. LearningToFly

    LearningToFly Out Of The Brooder

    54
    0
    39
    May 4, 2007
    Hi!

    We're fairly new to the chicken world. We got three lovely balls of fluff in May, and they have matured into Ethyl, our White Plymouth Rock; Helen, our black Australorp; and Bernadette-turned-Bernie, our gorgeous Rhode Island Red rooster who was promised to be a hen.

    Anyway, we have lots of questions about chicken keeping in the winter, so I'm sure you'll see us around here quite a bit.

    Thanks!
     
  2. 2468Chickensrgr8

    2468Chickensrgr8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 7, 2007
    Ontario
    Welcome to the Chicken world...your life will never be normal again !!.......thats funny about Bernadette turning into a Bernie ...reminds me of my brothers stray cat that adopted my brother when he was single....her name was always Pricialla for years until he met his girlfriend and she noticed she was really a "Preston" when it came time to go to the vet.......my brother called her Pricialla because she had long black hair...he still laughs about that....he never checked....
    and by the way....ask all the questions you want....alot of info on here also...
     
  3. Don

    Don Chillin' With My Peeps

    183
    0
    111
    Jul 15, 2008
    Oil City, PA
    Quote:Howdy!!!

    Welcome to to the forum that puts the FUN back in dysFUNctional! [​IMG]

    I can relate to your hen/rooster situation .. the 3 rock roo's that I have were PROMISED to be pullets. LOL

    It's fun and exciting and challenging and ... well, you'll see. And then there's raising the chickens too! [​IMG]

    I've found the people here to be VERY helpful and caring ... and genuine.

    I hope to see you around! Wishing peace, grace and a Merry Christmas to you and yours!!! Welcome again ...

    Don
     
  4. ozark hen

    ozark hen Living My Dream

    6,967
    22
    291
    Apr 4, 2007
    Mansfield, MO
    Welcome to BYC. My avatar is named "Miss Emily" I was sure he/she was a she but alas, my only blue orp to hatch is now a roo without a name [​IMG]
     
  5. Dandelion007

    Dandelion007 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 7, 2008
    Durant, OK
    [​IMG]
     
  6. hoosier

    hoosier Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC!

    I love the names you have chosen for your little bundles of personality.
     
  7. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by