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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Dominic-is, Feb 7, 2014.

  1. Dominic-is

    Dominic-is In the Brooder

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    Hello all!

    This is going to be my first time owning chickens. Work relocated my family this past August from the suburbs of Detroit, to the country south of Buffalo, NY. My wife and I immediately started talking about getting chickens. So within the next couple of weeks, I'll be building a coop!

    Our 2 sons are very excited, and will be gaining responsibility of helping as much as possible.

    We reserved 6 Red Star hatchlings to be picked up in the beginning of April, so I'll be doing a lot of research between now and then!


    Dom
     

  2. Alright Don, [​IMG] great to have you in the flock [​IMG]
     
  3. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you. Good luck with your future flock!
     
  4. Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]
     
  5. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC! You might want to do some reading in the learning center here on BYC for some tips and hints on building your coop, raising your babies and keeping them healthy....

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy all your poultry adventures!
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  8. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  9. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. [​IMG]
     

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