Newbie!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by jillion, Apr 23, 2011.

  1. jillion

    jillion New Egg

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    I'm Jill and my husband got me 3 baby chicks for my birthday a few weeks ago! One RIR, one BO and one EE. They are named Mimi, Gigi and Fifi. I'm hoping they're all pullets, but the BO appears to have a large pink comb, so I'm wondering if she is a he. I'll post pictures on the gender board so maybe I can have some help figuring it out.

    I'm loving being a chick owner so far, they're pretty easy to care for. We're building the garden ark and should be done in a few weeks when the girls are ready to go outside. I can't wait to get my first eggs!
     
  2. azmotogirl

    azmotogirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. McTurken

    McTurken Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome to the flock! [​IMG]
     
  4. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

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    [​IMG] from NH. Don't worry about the large combs on BOs. I had one I thought was a late blooming male until s/he laid an egg. Good luck.
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  6. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Congrats on the chicks [​IMG]
     
  7. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] from Maine
     
  8. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

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    Hello [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Hesperia,Ca [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  9. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
     
  10. Attack Chicken

    Attack Chicken [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Hu

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    [​IMG] from Indiana!!!! [​IMG]
     

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