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Quick shout-out from the Olympic Peninsula

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by pardygwyn, Nov 14, 2009.

  1. pardygwyn

    pardygwyn Songster

    Nov 14, 2009
    Hey there, longtime bird nerd here. I started out young with ducks, have spent several years trying out different chicken breeds, and am now anticipating going back to ducks again with a small flock of Welsh Harlequins and egg-producing hybrids.

    Living in the rainy and wild Northwest, choosing between ducks and chickens is always an interesting balance between fence-jumping ability and mud slurry potential. LOL I've hesitated to get ducks for years because our yard literally runs like a creekbed in the winter, but we have a drain-off pond now that I'm hoping they'll orient to for their dabbling needs. With any luck, the biggest challenge will be getting my chicken-oriented farmcollies used to thinking about ducks as their puppies, too. [​IMG]

    Anyway, good to "meet" everyone; I've enjoyed nosing around the forums thus far and figured I'd better introduce myself.


  2. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

    May 13, 2008
  3. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Songster

    Aug 5, 2009
    Middleton, WI
    [​IMG] from WI
  4. hen-thusiast

    hen-thusiast Songster

    Apr 8, 2009
    [​IMG] from UT!
  5. [​IMG]
    Welcome to BYC from The Pampered Pullets Farm in North Central Florida. Spent most of my life 30 miles east of Seattle in the little town of North Bend.
  6. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    [​IMG] from a neighbor in Renton

    Glad to see another Washingtonian. Check out the thread in the Where are you forum

  7. Sammimom

    Sammimom Songster

    Mar 29, 2009
    We love the Olympic Peninsula! Hello from Sammamish!


  8. mullers3acers

    mullers3acers Songster

    Oct 9, 2007
    la porte, In
  9. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009
  10. eggsrcool

    eggsrcool Sussex Fanatic

    [​IMG] from England! Glad you joined us!! [​IMG] [​IMG]

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