Waving hello from Washington State

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by gal_amy, Feb 14, 2018.

  1. gal_amy

    gal_amy Songster

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    1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens?

    No, I have had them off and on for years

    (2) How many chickens do you have right now?

    Just ordered 10 to be delivered on May 2nd.

    (3) What breeds do you have?

    3 BLACK LACED GOLDEN WYANDOTTE FEMALE
    3 BUFF ORPINGTON FEMALE
    4 SALMON FAVEROLLE FEMALE

    (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com?

    Just did a search

    (5) What are some of your other hobbies?

    Walking

    (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share.

    We have a black mix medium size dog named Max, who I sometimes call old old dog.
    I have had ducks before, that layed an egg a day. I have had turkeys, hmm, let me think.
    I have ordered from Murray hatchery, Cackel hatchery and our local feed stored. I have raised and butchered Cornish cross.
     
  2. 007Sean

    007Sean Enabler

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    Howdy Amy:welcome:frow Happy:ya to have you join the family. Enjoy your time here at BYC!:)
    Good intro!:thumbsup
     
  3. gal_amy

    gal_amy Songster

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    Thank you for your welcome.
     
  4. Plip

    Plip Free Ranging

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    Welcome Amy! I'm in Washington state, too. It's great to have you here!
     
  5. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Hello! The wait for chicks is excruciating isn't it? Welcome to the flock!
     
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  6. Birdinhand

    Birdinhand Songster

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    welcome to BYC and hello WA neighbor! if you don't know about it and are not too far from it, the Monroe Coop has an amazing selection of chicks in the spring, they go through over a thousand a week with over 30 varieties and pretty good prices!
     
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  7. Pork Pie

    Pork Pie Flockwit

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    Hello and welcome to BYC

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


    Best wishes

    Pork Pie
     
  8. Texas Kiki

    Texas Kiki Don't lie. Don't cheat your way through life.

    Welcome to Backyardchickens.com aka BYC! :frow
    :yesss:We are glad you joined our flock.
    Jump right in and make yourself at home.

    This video will help you learn how to navigate this site:


    CURRENT COOP CONTEST click here >>#1
     
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  9. MrsMistyReal

    MrsMistyReal Enabler

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    Welcome aboard to BYC family gr8 people tons of information loads of fun enjoy shake your tail feathers. Happy Valentine's day :love 1250972-eaaf72ec0adea36bcb73d03ebb09f6f1.gif
     
  10. gal_amy

    gal_amy Songster

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    Thank you for your welcome. For now, here’s a picture of Max:
     

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