newly chicken obsessed

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by offmyroost, May 25, 2011.

  1. offmyroost

    offmyroost Out Of The Brooder

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    Hello everyone,
    My 8 week old chicks (14 of them) have outgrown their cardboard brooder and want desperately to be in their new coop. My husband and I are more desperate than the chicks (although we aren't demonstrating it by eating our way through cardboard). The coop just needs a door and windows and we will be ready. I have 2 buff Orpingtons, 2 barred rocks, 2 Leghorns, 3 Americaunas, and 5 Wyandottes. I have long admired Backyard Chickens and am happy to be a member.
     
  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

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    BYC is the chicken place to be.

    Imp
     
  3. DuckyGurl

    DuckyGurl Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] BO's are such cool chickens! Haven't gotten to experiment with the other breeds yet, sadly.
     
  4. Attack Chicken

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

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    [​IMG] from Indiana!!! [​IMG]
     
  5. rice7438

    rice7438 Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] from Upstate NY!!
     
  6. 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]
     
  7. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Hope you get your coop done soon, I like my chickens a lot more outside. [​IMG]
     
  8. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    Hello and welcome from OHIO!

    I know how you feel about wanting the chicks outside.......Every spring I feel the same way once they start getting bigger and the dust is everywhere!

    Take care,

    Sharon
     
  9. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  10. TigerLilly

    TigerLilly I failed Chicken Math

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    Hope you get the chicken coop finished soon!
     

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