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San Diego County Urban Chickens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Groucho000, Feb 13, 2017.

  1. Groucho000

    Groucho000 Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 13, 2017
    North San Diego County
    New here on BYC, living in North San Diego County. Looking for information on what to do with my new flock. Went with a flock of 6 1 day old chicks (2 Americana, 2 Buff Orpington, 1 Barred rock & 1 Blue Andalusian). We were looking for quiet, friendly, colorful egg layers.
    Last edited: Feb 13, 2017
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, Groucho, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! I think you have selected some nice and diverse breeds! I think you can find some valuable information in the Learning Center here: https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
    The Raising Baby Chicks section in the Learning Center will be helpful to you at this stage of the game.
    And, if you'd like to chat with some of your poultry owning neighbors, find the CA thread in this link and say howdy: https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/26/where-am-i-where-are-you
    Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC!
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  3. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under Groucho000 [​IMG] Welcome!

    As redsoxs has already given you some great starting points, I will just wish you and your little ones all the best.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
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  4. Wavechickens

    Wavechickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 9, 2017
    Nice choice of hens for colorful eggs. We have a few color egg layers for the same reason :)
    Good luck
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  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
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  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Thank you for joining us at Backyard chickens [​IMG]
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  7. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

    Dec 12, 2013

    It's nice to have you here!
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  8. CuzChickens

    CuzChickens CountryChick

    Apr 24, 2016
    Hello there, and welcome to the big, happy BYC family! I am so glad you joined us, please make yourself at home. I hope you will enjoy it here as much as I have! :frow

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