tweedles saying hello from western ma.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by tweedles, Feb 2, 2014.

  1. tweedles

    tweedles Hatching

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    hello to everyone. am excited to have found out about this site! I started off with 12 hens almost 2 years ago. They are a variety of breeds. I did lose one a month ago she had a broken egg inside. It was a very sad experience for me. But talking to other "chicken" people from around my area they said they had lost quite afew more "girls" so I must be doing something right!
     
  2. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop

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    [​IMG] I'm sorry for your loss.[​IMG] Sometimes hens become unhealthy or injured, and don't make it. If you ever suspect one of your girls has something wrong with her, feel free to post in the "Emergencies, Injuries, Diseases and Cures" section of the forum so that you know what might be wrong with her and try to help her. Glad you joined!

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/f/10/emergencies-diseases-injuries-and-cures
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hi there, [​IMG] and welcome to BYC!

    Laying issues with hens are quite common. And in the end, usually it is a reproductive issues that does kill them. But I am glad you are enjoying your flock!

    Good luck with your babies!
     
  4. Alright [​IMG] great to have you here with us [​IMG]
     
  5. Welcome to BYC from Southern California! [​IMG]
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  7. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.
     
  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    welcome to the flock [​IMG]
     
  9. liz9910

    liz9910 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC!
     

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