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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by givengrove, Mar 15, 2017.

  1. givengrove

    givengrove Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello!
    I'm new to BYC and this place seems really friendly, I was curious if anyone could help me identify some chicks I got, they were from a grab-bag and I would love to know what they are! If anyone could help me please comment :)
    Also, I've known fora while that it's bad to kiss chicks or cuddle them, is this true? is it ok to cuddle adult chickens perhaps? Very concerned for family health.
    How can keep a Phoenix tail healthy?
    Thank you so much for anyone that can help me. <3
     
  2. Cluckcluck1215

    Cluckcluck1215 Overrun With Chickens

    Hello and welcome! :welcome

    You can cuddle chicks and adult hens, I do it ALLL the time, just DO NOT EVER kiss them.Its very bad.
    If you could post some pictures of your darlings I can try and help you :)
     
  3. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    I'm not sure how old your chicks are, but the best chance for identifying their breed will be when they are around 5 weeks of age. You can post pictures of them here:
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/15/what-breed-or-gender-is-this
    Be sure to read the picture guidelines so the best chance of an accurate id can be done.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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  5. givengrove

    givengrove Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I posted there, much thanks! :)
     
  6. givengrove

    givengrove Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I posted there, much thanks! :)
     
  7. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

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    Hello, and welcome to Backyard Chickens! There is an unbelievable source of great knowledge on here and wonderful, friendly folks! I do hope you'll make yourself at home here and enjoy it as much as I have! :frow

    ~Cuz
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  9. givengrove

    givengrove Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you!
     
  10. givengrove

    givengrove Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm loving it here already!
     

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