newbie to NYC and to keeping chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jenlimoge, Oct 23, 2015.

  1. jenlimoge

    jenlimoge New Egg

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    Hey now fellow BYC keepers. Currently I have a total of 7 chickens. This group is comprised of 2 leghorn, 2 game fowl, and a brown chicken who's built like the leghorn (idk what she is.....) my newest additions are 2 bareneck silky showgirls who are almost 4 months old now. I could use some help sexing them as I am still learning about them. I believe I've got a hen and a roo..... I'll post pix of my babies...

    About me: I live in Warner Springs, CA. I'm a city girl thru and thru, but losing thst quickly. I love this high desert country! I'm sitting on 7.5 acres of rented property. God greets me with a new painting every morning... my chickens are also very welcoming, they know who feeds them!

    Any words of advice and I'm all ears!!!!

    Thank you for including me in your very special community!

    For now, farewell,
    Jenna [​IMG]
     
  2. Ameraucanas

    Ameraucanas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome! It looks like a hen and a roo to me.
     
  3. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    I don't have any experience with Showgirls but yours are cute! Good luck with all your flock and if you have any questions, always feel free to ask.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  4. 7littlegirls

    7littlegirls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    welcome to BYC!! [​IMG] pretty birds
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    The girl looks like bowtie showgirl . I am only seeing a bit of naked skin on the back of the male's neck. The front looks totally feathered in to me. Maybe it is just a bad angle.

    You know showgirl hatches can have both showgirls and regular silkies in it..
     
  7. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

    Hello Jenna!
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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to joined the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC.
     
  8. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the BYC flock! We are glad you joined us!

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