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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by pcenglund, Mar 18, 2015.

  1. pcenglund

    pcenglund New Egg

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    I am just beginning this adventure. Any suggestions on breeds good with kids, can tolerate heat and cold, and that are not too noisy since I live in town. Thanks so much
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    My Coop
  3. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    x2 on @Yorkshire coop 's advice and links. Have fun choosing your flock.

    Nice to have you with us!
     
  4. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Enjoy your chicken venture!
     
  5. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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    Hello [​IMG]and Welcome to BYC![​IMG]
    Glad to have you join! Feel free to make yourself at home!
     
  6. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]I'm glad you joined us.

    I would suggest the Wyandotte. Mine have had excellent temperaments, been very cold hardy (and have done fine in heat), and they have also been very good egg layers. Easter Eggers, Australorps, and Orpingtons are also good choices.
     
  7. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] I'm glad you joined our community!

    Like Wyandottes7, I highly recommend Wyandottes. Some other breeds that would probably work well for you, too, include Sex-links, Easter Eggers, Australorps, and Orpingtons.

    Good luck with any future chickens!
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us!
     
  9. ASilkieNest

    ASilkieNest Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :welcome
     
  10. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

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