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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by cookydook, Nov 16, 2015.

  1. cookydook

    cookydook New Egg

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    Hi Guys
    I am obviously new here, and new to the chicken world. I am currently a vet nurse, but keen to learn everything I can about chickens from real life people and their experiences rather than just text books. Oh and I am from New Zealand, so keen to see how things are done all over the world :).
    I have recently rescued a few chickens myself and want to do the best I can for them.
    I have a retired layer red shaver hen, 2 younger laying red shavers and a barred rock cross hen with 2 chicks.
    I did try and post a thread earlier but not sure if I did it properly or not, so hopefully this isn't a double up!
    Thanks in advance for all your help.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. Good luck with your flock.
     
  3. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC. Glad you decided to join our flock. If you haven't done so already, definitely check out our Learning Center at https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center. There is lots of useful information there. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Cheers.
     
  4. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  6. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

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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.
     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  8. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    I think I said hello to you on a duplicate thread...but just in case...[​IMG]
     
  9. cookydook

    cookydook New Egg

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    Thanks everyone for the welcome :)
     
  10. 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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