Suburban Flock

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by TabithaExon, Jun 17, 2017.

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  1. TabithaExon

    TabithaExon Just Hatched

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    1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?
    I'm a first timer. Just started yesterday.

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?
    Three

    (3) What breeds do you have?
    I don't really know. I wasn't paying close attention to what the breeder was saying

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?
    Good old Google

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?
    Reading

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.
    Married with three kids 9,8,and 6 years old. We also have two chihuahua mixes and two American toads.
     
  2. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    :welcome

    If you'd like some help with the breed of your birds, you can find it by posting photos on the "what breed/gender" forum. Just use the search feature to find the forum.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  3. vachick15

    vachick15 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    :welcome
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You can get your breeds/genders sorted out at "what breed or gender is this." However it's best to submit pictures when they are 6-8 weeks old. Any earlier and it just a wild guess
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC.

    You'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre - https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/category/learning-center.11/ and if you have a specific topic in mind, just type it in the search box - there's a wealth of information on past and present threads.

    Each week, various topics are discussed, which can also be a great resource - https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/topic-of-the-week-thread-archive

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - http://www.backyardchickens.com/t/270925/find-your-states-thread#post_3239224

    All the best

    CT
     

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