Our first Chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by DirtyBird99, Apr 17, 2019.

  1. DirtyBird99

    DirtyBird99 Hatching

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    Hi Everybody,

    (1) My Family and I are new to Chickens. We got our chickens one month ago

    (2) We have 10 Chickens

    (3) 3 Barr Rocks, 1 Red Cross, 2 Golden Comets, 2 buff Orpingtons, 1 Plymouth Rock, 1 Astrolope

    (4) Since we are new to this, we are enjoying and learning about them

    (5) Camping, hiking, outdoors

    (6) My family is my wife and two kids, I am a teacher, and a landscaper, we have one dog and one cat, and we are fostering 2 other dogs

    (7) Bonus: Was looking online to see about chicken coops and found it.
     
  2. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Egg Pusher

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    Welcome to BYC.
    :yesss: We are glad you joined this flock!
    Jump right in and make yourself at home.
    Becareful if you buy a prefab coop from a box store the number of chickens at holds is half of what it says on the box.

    This video will help you learn how to navigate this site:


    Coop Ideas:
    Chicken Coops.

    What exactly did you Google to get here? <<<<<<<<<<<

    BYC has an APP!
     
  3. Melky

    Melky Spring has sprung!

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    Welcome to BYC!​
     
  4. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hi and welcome to BYC and congrats on your new hobby.

    Here are some links to key resources:

    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     
  5. honeythechicken

    honeythechicken Songster

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    Good luck with your flock! :ya
     
  6. DobieLover

    DobieLover Easily distracted by chickens

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    Hello and welcome to BYC! :frow Glad you joined.
    It's tough to foster dogs sometimes. This is my second foster. I got her Nov 2012! Never could let her go.
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    Last edited: Apr 17, 2019
  7. N F C

    N F C happy spring!

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    :welcome

    It's nice to have you here, enjoy all BYC has to offer!
     
  8. Meg-in-MT

    Meg-in-MT Free Ranging

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    Hello! Welcome to BYC!! :frow

    Have you gotten your coop/run planned out yet?

    If you have any interest, and have photos and plans/details of the coop you've built (or are going to build), there is a coop article contest going on right now! Here is a link:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/threads/official-byc-coop-page-contest-10.1293484/

    Feel free to check out the links below for some interesting reading. Good luck on your adventures!
     
  9. rjohns39

    rjohns39 Addict

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    Hi and welcome to BYC :frow We're so happy you've decided to join us :ya
     
  10. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined our community.
     

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