totally new to backyard

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Gurk, Jan 29, 2017.

  1. Gurk

    Gurk In the Brooder

    Jan 6, 2017
    I am a novice chicken owner.
    Very new to here.
    Want to focus on Japanese bantams and Sulkies.

  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
    Hi and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us. I'm sure there are breed threads on both of the chickens you are interested in - just type the names in the search box.

    More generally, you'll find lots of info in the Learning Centre - 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.

    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area -

    All the best
  3. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    I haven't read much about the Japanese bantams but Silkies are very popular. If you just use the Search box, I'm sure you'll find a lot of information on those.

    Best of luck to you!
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Put "Silkie thread," in the search box and it will come up. Welcome to BYC
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under Gurk [​IMG] Welcome!

    As you have already received some good links and advice, I will just wish you the best of luck with your flock.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings from Kansas, Gurk, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! I wish you much success with your silkies! [​IMG]
  7. Gurk

    Gurk In the Brooder

    Jan 6, 2017
    Thank u for the greeting everyone. As stated before if anyone has some direction with the silkies or especially Japanese (not easy to find in my area in Wisconsin) please help. Thank u

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