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Presenting the Girls, 2011

I gotta say, we’ve had a dramatic chicken year.  And no one really wants chicken drama. Not only is it a pain in the ass and not much fun, but it is more stressful than you might imagine given they … Continue reading

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A Chicken, Rehomed. In which Thirsty Boots is Kicked to the Figurative Curb.

“You’ve long been on the open road, you’ve been sleepin’ in the rain. From dirty words, and muddy cells your clothes are soiled and stained. But the dirty words, and the mud of cells, will soon be judged insane, So … Continue reading

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The Peeps are in the House!

Last spring we begun our adventures in chickens. We began with 8 and ended with 4 (1 died and 3 were roosters). The current chickens-in-residence are: the Annies (2 Buff Orpingtons, Calypso (White Crested Black Polish) and Thirsty Boots (Easter … Continue reading

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A Chicken, an Egg & a Nest Box

The chickens are now 23 weeks old and only one of the Annies (a Buff Orpington) has laid and egg so far. She’s been at it about 3 weeks. The other have given us nothing. Zilch. But, look who, not … Continue reading

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