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The "new neighbors" from N.C.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Varner flock, Jul 27, 2014.

  1. Varner flock

    Varner flock In the Brooder

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    Hey! We're the new neighbors of BYC! We have 6 hens and 2 roosters that our kids just couldn't part with! The hens are: 1 buff orp., 3 americaunas, and 2 brown leghorns. Jack is our "big baby" buff orp. & Charlie is a "calm but strong" ameraucana. We've had them for about 2 years? Still learning everyday! [​IMG]
     
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  2. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you decided to join our flock. You have a good flock of layers. I have some Buff Orpingtons in my flock. They are wonderful birds; very calm and gentle. If you have any questions, feel free to ask. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  3. Varner flock

    Varner flock In the Brooder

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    Thanks for the welcome! I'm SURE there will be many questions to come!
     
  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  5. Varner flock

    Varner flock In the Brooder

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    Thanks very much!
     
  6. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    Sounds like you have a great and happy flock! Gotta love those orpingtons! They are so sweet!
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    GLAD YOU JOINED!!
     
  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word Staff Member Premium Member 7 Years

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    So glad you could join our community!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member 8 Years

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    Welcome to BYC, glad to hear your flock is working out. Usually a rooster can handle 10 hens, and if there are less they can get severely overbred, especially if you have 2 roosters.
     
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