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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mybuddiedbagel, Mar 4, 2014.

  1. mybuddiedbagel

    mybuddiedbagel In the Brooder

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    Hello, I have a flock of back yard chickens. We started with buff orphangans large yellow very friendly. This will be about year 6 of having them. We now have some Rhode Island Reds and a Black speckled which I do not know what type he is. We did also end up with a Guinnie Hen that had ended up in a neighbors yard, and I put him in with 3 baby ducks I had at the time. They grew up together, and that Guinnie hen thinks he is a Duck. He stay right with them all the time. The only thing he won't do is swim, but he stays next to the pool when they are swimming. I am now looking for a breed of dog that would be a great protector of them since I like to let them run free in the yard from the hawks and other predators. We have decided to hatch out own eggs this year. I have purchased an egg incubator, a small one. I hope we are able to hatch our own chickens this year.
     

  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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

    Sounds like you have a wonderful flock!

    Great to have you aboard and enjoy BYC!
     
  3. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC.
     
  4. chickisoup

    chickisoup one Blessed chicki Premium Member

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    WELCOME!!!! Can't wait to hear how you do with your first hatch [​IMG]
     
  5. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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  6. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC, and good luck with your incubations.
     
  7. Alright [​IMG] great to have you joining the BYC flock [​IMG]
     

  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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