Tag Archives: barred rock

Big, Fat, Chicken Tears

01/06/2014

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That is what I have been crying.  My showy little Sumatra, Snapdragon got eaten a couple of weeks ago.  😦  RIP Snap.  We miss your bitchy ways and your beautiful paint job.   Then poor Clara Barton came home with a draggy wing and feathers missing from the back of her neck.  She recovered, but […]

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She’s Got… Personality!

04/20/2013

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Each day this past week, I’ve spent a little time feeding and tending our new pets. I named three of the four birds this week, as their personalities became obvious. (Yes, chickens do have personalities!) The 4th remains nameless, but my Facebook friends and my husband are providing suggestions. Feel free to offer up ideas. […]

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Coming Home to Roost

04/15/2013

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This past week John and I prepared for our birds to come home to roost.  Dana and Paul (my sister and bro-in-law) gave us their small coop, since their new chicken tractor arrived this week.  John went over to pick up the coop on Thursday, and we got it all set up with an attached […]

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