Took the plunge & registered.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by MuskokaMaiden, Oct 19, 2014.

  1. MuskokaMaiden

    MuskokaMaiden Out Of The Brooder

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    My name is Hillary & I am a chicken addict.
    It has gotten to the point where my co-workers have designated Wednesday as chicken day saying that I cannot use the 'C' word any other...on the other days I call them poultry. ;)
    I have newly registered but must admit that I am a long time BYC snooper. My Dad, my flock, my parrot & my pug live in lovely Muskoka Ontario. It all started when my father saw an add for a chicken coop & half jokingly suggested we get it. Well, needless to say, that tiny coop now houses newcomers or acts as grow-out housing now that I've basically put an outdoor addition onto the house just for the feather butts. I started with a freebie standard Buff Orpington (Helen) & some mystery bantams. Helen remains my only standard size & I now find myself with bantam Silver Laced Wyandottes, Araucana (crele & BBR), Silkies (partridge & black) & a surprisingly mixed bunch of offspring from the 'mystery bantams'.
    I look forward to regaling myself of the knowledge, support & fellowship of other addicts.
     
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  2. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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    [​IMG] Welcome from a fellow chicken addict. I'm sure folks I know get tired of my chicken stories. But doesn't bother me.

    So glad you joined us.
     
  3. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello Hillary and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    You have come to the right place to be enabled to continue your addiction! We all have it bad. OCD....Obsessive Chicken Disorder. Ha!

    Enjoy all your poultry adventures and we do welcome you to our flock!
     
  5. 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.
     
  6. Michael OShay

    Michael OShay Chicken Obsessed

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    Welcome to BYC, Hillary. Glad you decided to join our flock. A lot of us were lurkers before joining. We are all chicken addicts here, and very few BYC members are immune to "chicken math." :eek:) Please feel free to ask any questions you may have. We are here to help in any way we can. Good luck with your flock.
     
  7. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Always room for another chicken addict!
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to the flock
     
  9. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Welcome to BYC [​IMG] Glad you joined the flock!
     
  10. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]
     

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