Newbie - Making Every Mistake In The Book...

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by sarahjane2740, May 19, 2011.

  1. sarahjane2740

    sarahjane2740 New Egg

    May 19, 2011
    Hi everyone! This is my first post and first chickens!

    I have been thinking of getting chickens for a while, and had an old shed converted into a coop. I then had a neighbour offer me 5 hens to get started. I was so excited at getting my chickens, i just let him deliver what he had.

    He ended up bringing 3 2week old chicks, 1 welsummer who's about 3 (called Roast, but no she's not being eaten) and another beautiful black rock (called nuggets).

    I'll post the problems they have on the right bit [​IMG] but i think he saw me coming [​IMG]

    Im in West Yorkshire, Uk and studying law, but really want to be a farmer [​IMG]
    Last edited: May 19, 2011
  2. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

    Nov 13, 2008
    Colorado Springs, Co
  3. Chickencoop1996

    Chickencoop1996 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 28, 2011
    southern nh
  4. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC, glad you decided to join us. Good luck with your birds and all. You have come to the right place for help.
  5. jcf3202

    jcf3202 Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] from Pennsylvania.
  6. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
  7. Nausicaa

    Nausicaa Out Of The Brooder

    May 1, 2011
    Las Vegas NV
    Welcome!! [​IMG] Yes, this is the best place on the internet for raising chickens... and all the stuff that comes with it [​IMG] [​IMG]
    Good luck with the chickens!! You are in good hands here [​IMG]
  8. dkvart1

    dkvart1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 5, 2010
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    Glad you joined us! Farming sounds like a lot more fun than lawyer! [​IMG] Good luck with you flock!
  9. emptynester

    emptynester Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 23, 2011
    Beaufort, SC
    Hello ! Welcome to BYC! All of us started out new in the beginning. Don't fret, the people here are super nice and they have great advise and wonderful experiences to pull from. I Look forward to seeing pictures of your babies as they grow [​IMG]
  10. Ms.FuzzyButts

    Ms.FuzzyButts Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 5, 2009
    North Alabama
    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

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