Oops, I should have done this first!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by BayouGypsy, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. BayouGypsy

    BayouGypsy Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 9, 2010
    (1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    My dad had chickens while I was growing up, but this is the first time I've ever attempted to raise them myself. My kids got those little dyed chicks that they sell around Easter.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?

    We have 7.

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    I have no idea what kind they are. I think the 6 roosters are Leghorns and I am not sure about the hen. She's a light orange color,

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?

    I found BYC while Googling information about raising chickens.

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    I like poking around at fleamarkets, camping, shooting, rock concerts, gardening, reading.....It would be great if I actually had the time for all of it, though!

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    I am a SAHM of 6. My husband and I just moved to a piece of property almost 2 acres, so we get to live like we're in the country when we're are almost smack dab in the city. We have a cat and a dog and now 7 chickens.
  2. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009
  3. math ace

    math ace Overrun With Chickens

    Dec 17, 2009
    Jacksonville, FL
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  4. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

    Jan 26, 2010
    Texas, Panhandle
    [​IMG] and a Texas size: [​IMG]
  5. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 3, 2007
    Oberlin, OH
    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio.
  6. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2008
    N.E. Pa.
    [​IMG] and [​IMG]. You are gonna love them chickens.
    see my siggy line for what I have. [​IMG] [​IMG]
  7. chicnfarmer

    chicnfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 21, 2010
  8. chickenlittle32

    chickenlittle32 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 19, 2009
    Rayne Louisiana
    [​IMG] from Louisiana!!
  9. noodleroo

    noodleroo Snuggles with Chickens

    Apr 29, 2010
    Rockport, Tx
    Welcome! This site is addicting, you'll be so glad you joined the fun!

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