Nooobie from So Cal - dreaming chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by cjpeeps, May 12, 2011.

  1. cjpeeps

    cjpeeps Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi All,

    I've been researching chickens in anticipation of adding a few to our little family, so much so that I'm dreaming chickens! Thought that was a good sign I should probably join!

    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? - when I was a kid, about 7, I got my first chicken. She was about 3 weeks old and scrawny, but blossomed into a beautiful chicken.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now? None <-- help me rectify this! [​IMG]

    (3) What breeds do you have? I *think* the chicken I had was some kind of Rhode Island Red. I *think*. As far as breeds now, I'm wondering if we should go bantam - Ameraucana, Barred Rock, or Barnevelder?

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? It's not hard to stumble across if you're serious about researching chickens online... probably google [​IMG]

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies? Anything related to my family, and sewing. I [​IMG] sewing almost as much as chickens.

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. A husband, 3 kids, sahm, wannabe chicken breeder.


    Please help me get from this: [​IMG] to this: [​IMG]

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    Cat in So Cal.
     
  2. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

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    Hello [​IMG] from Hesperia,CA and [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  3. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Good luck with your chickens when you get them [​IMG]
     
  4. YB192004

    YB192004 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  5. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    [​IMG] I can't wait to see what you get!
     
  6. white01

    white01 Brady Brook Poultry

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] from Maine
     
  7. shuizar209

    shuizar209 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It wont be long for your new chickies. There are plenty of enablers here. [​IMG]
     
  8. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  9. crtrlovr

    crtrlovr Still chillin' with my peeps

    Hi there! Welcome from western Kentucky! You have LOTS of nice, California company on here! The rest of us are pretty nice, most of the time! [​IMG] You'll find lots of friendly folks, a TON of valuable, helpful information, witty banter, and plenty of good-natured ribbing! Pull up a (comfy!) chair and let's be friends! [​IMG]
     
  10. Jferlisi

    Jferlisi i dont eat chicken!!!!

    Nov 2, 2010
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    HI there and WELCOME to the best site on the internet. [​IMG] Im in menifee CA close to norco well not super close, i should say down the 15 aways. [​IMG] yaya when you get them you will have to post them up on here.
     

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