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Thought I should introduce myself properly! :)

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by DuckyLou, Apr 6, 2012.

  1. DuckyLou

    DuckyLou Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 29, 2012
    East Texas
    Hello all! I have posted for some help a couple of times but have not introduced myself properly yet! I live in East Texas on 10 acres , my husband and I have been married for 11 years and we have 2 boys 9 & 5 years old. We school at home with a public online school. I feel that having and raising farm animals is a very important education as well! My 5 year old LOVES chickens so we ended up getting 4 production reds, 3 French black cooper marans, and my favorite 2 silkies. We also are trying our hand at raising quail, we have 10 bobwhite, 7 jumbo brown, 3 italian,and 2 A&M. I had chickens when I was kid but have not had them in a long time and I am enjoying getting back into it! We also have Longhorn Cows and my heifer is expecting a baby in the next month! We also have 2 lovely Miniature Horses, 11 yr old dachshund, Badger, 2 gorgeous half persian kitties, and a 60 gallon Angelfish Aquarium.

    I am really learning alot on this forum and hope that soon I will be able to help others too!
  2. JerseyGiantfolk

    JerseyGiantfolk Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 12, 2012
    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG] I love chickens and cows a ton! Just that I don't have any room for a cow [​IMG]
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    May 11, 2010
    [​IMG] Let's see your longhorn cows! I believe their motto should be: 'Got Horns?"
  4. DuckyLou

    DuckyLou Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 29, 2012
    East Texas
    LOL Yeah thats awesome! Here are pics of my cows as requested! My heifer's name is Big Sister, she is the large black and white one and the little black and white one is Jedi, and the red one is Bucko. My 5 yr old named them. :)[​IMG]
  5. 3LilBirds

    3LilBirds Chillin' With My Peeps

  6. greymane

    greymane Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 2, 2011
    Snyder County, PA
  7. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 4, 2010
    My Coop
    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. Glad you joined us.
  8. Fierlin1182

    Fierlin1182 powered-flight

    Aug 26, 2011
    Hello and :welcome
    Sounds really busy round your place! Lovely cows too. :p You should settle right in here, there are many people who own animals other than chickens. Have you checked out the sister site, Backyardherds? Enjoy your chickens, and see you round! :frow
  9. dreamer5577

    dreamer5577 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 16, 2011
    Hi & Welcome!!!
  10. Fluffballs

    Fluffballs Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 3, 2012
    With my chickies!
    Nice cows! [​IMG] Welcome!

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