roxysly's introduction

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by roxysly, Sep 20, 2011.

  1. roxysly

    roxysly Out Of The Brooder

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    I was looking for a great forum to research answers to nagging questions I had accumulated about my chickens. I was not satisfied by reading the general information books I was picking up at the local feed store. Love google, landed on this site and here I am with this introduction. I was quickly informed about the mysterious lump/tumor I discovered on nearly all my pullets, now 5 months old. When can I call them hens, how old must they be to graduate from pullet status. LOL These little fluff balls are all consuming of my love and affection. My son's 15 and 21 are complaining that I must get out of the shabby chic chicken coop and spend some time with my true offspring.

    Looking forward to sharing discovery and finding answers to my questions along this journey.

    P.S. I'm currently reading Farm City, Novella Carpenter and am enjoying her take on also being captivated by these fluffy personalities.

    Sincerely, [​IMG]

    Rhonda
     
  2. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Hello from Kansas, Rhonda and [​IMG]. You have sure come to the right place for accumulated chicken knowledge! Ask away and enjoy BYC! [​IMG]
     
  4. greymane

    greymane Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] from the Finger Lakes of New York! You have come to the right place!

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  5. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    [​IMG] [​IMG] from WA. glad you joined us [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
     
  7. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Louisiana!!
     
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  9. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. [​IMG]
     
  10. AZBootsie

    AZBootsie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Technically they are pullets for a whole year. BUT you can call them anything you want!! [​IMG]

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