Yet another newbie!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ahellionjet, Aug 20, 2016.

  1. ahellionjet

    ahellionjet Hatching

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    Hi!

    I'm from Vancouver Island, British Columbia, and just starting to plan my first coop! I have experience with other peoples' chickens, but this'll be the first time I get my very own.

    I'm looking at Swedish Flower Hens or Spitzhaubens (or maybe even game birds?) at the moment - but it's hard to make decisions when there's just so many interesting breeds..

    Was hoping to pick up a few tips, tricks, suggestions, and insights from you lovely experts here at BYC :) Would also LOVE to know more about the BYC community here on the Island, if anyone happens to have any leads!
     

  2. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Hey neighbor! [​IMG]
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Greetings and :welcome. Pleased you joined us. A great place to check out is the Learning Center here https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center
    It's packed with great information to get you off to a fast start. Beyond that, search the forums and ask any questions you have along the way! Enjoy your chickens!
     
  4. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    [​IMG] so glad you have joined us.

    You can try finding folks in your area under the "where are you, where am I" forum.


    Good luck with your plans.
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC check out "Canadians, check-in-here." for Bycers nearer to you
     

  6. [​IMG] Thank you for joining the BYC flock!
     
  7. LittleBrownie

    LittleBrownie 4D Personality

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    Welcome! And greetings from California :)
     
  8. ahellionjet

    ahellionjet Hatching

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    Thanks for the warm welcome and awesome advice :) Can't wait to get involved.
     

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