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Death of a Flock….Lessons Learned

Death of a Flock….Lessons Learned

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Death of a flock is not a title that makes you think this story will be uplifting does it? While there are two survivors of my original flock of eight chickens, I am not sure that one will make it. There are lots of lessons learned with chickens, ALWAYS. Read the rest of this entry

wordless wednesday….chickens first snow!

wordless wednesday….chickens first snow!
WHOA....WHAT IS THIS WHITE STUFF?

WHOA….WHAT IS THIS WHITE STUFF?

EXPLORING!

EXPLORING!

CHICKENS TRYING TO FIGURE OUT THE BLUE TARP!

CHICKENS CHECKING OUT THE BLUE TARP!

OUR FIRST SNOW!

OUR FIRST SNOW!

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I THINK IT IS PRETTY...YOU?

I AM READY FOR SUMMER!

THE WALMART CHICKENS ARE HANDLING THE COLD AND SNOW!

THE WALMART CHICKENS ARE HANDLING THE COLD AND SNOW WITH JUST A FEW ICICLES !

Blessings….Lucy!

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Should You Consider Backyard Chickens? Pros and Cons

Should You Consider Backyard Chickens? Pros and Cons
I am pretty, oh so pretty...

I am pretty, oh so pretty…

If you had told me two years ago how much I would enjoy my backyard chickens, I probably would not have believed you. If you had told me two years ago how much work backyard chickens would be, I probably would not have believed you!  Read more to find out a few things to consider before embarking on this wild crazy journey!
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Freedom…The Chickens get a Play Pen!

Freedom…The Chickens get a Play Pen!
HEY, WHAT ARE THEY DOING NOW?

HEY, WHAT ARE THEY DOING NOW?

When my children were little and I needed to put them down but still keep them supervised, I would put them in the play pen. Do young families even use play pens any more? I am not sure but I do know they were handy from time to time. What does any of that have to do with chickens you ask? Read the rest of this entry