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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by bettyjomiles, Aug 26, 2014.

  1. bettyjomiles

    bettyjomiles Hatching

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    My husband introduced me to chickens in March....smart man got me chicks to raise & now I'm a chicken freak.
    I have a wide variety, don't know all the terms or correct names but I know I love the babies best. I have some Rhode Islands, some Red Sext (?), a couple easter egg layers & a barred rock plus I purchased a pair of wc black polish bantam. I also have some mixed babies that some one gave me. A total of 17 hens, 1 rooster (wc polish), 3 "teens" & 6 babies. Not bad for someone "forced" into this & said no more then 4 & no roosters. LOL
    I would like to say thank you to everyone here because I have learned so much by reading posts...I need all the help I can get.
     

  2. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Sounds like you have a nice flock!
     
  4. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to the flock - the chicken bug bites hard and fast, lol. I think you might be thinking of Red Sex Links in the list of birds you have.
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    You sound addicted already! Sounds like you have a lovely flock. I hope they continue to bring you great joy.

    Great to have aboard and we are glad you could join!
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome. Glad you decided to join our flock. You'll love the red sex link hens. They are egg laying machines. Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  7. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

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  8. farmlady1

    farmlady1 In the Brooder

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    Welcome to BYC! Sounds like you are a great Chicky Mom already :)[​IMG]
     
  9. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. If you have any questions, feel free to ask!

    It sounds like you have a beautiful flock already.
     
  10. BayBay Peepers

    BayBay Peepers Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
     

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