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Hen House Saga

I am crazy about chickens and proud of it! It’s been quite a while since I wrote about our pullets, yet they are a big part of daily life at Coppertop. 986 more words

Meet the Family!

I wanted to take a moment to introduce you to all the creatures that inhabit my home. These are the members of the family that I’ll be mentioning from time to time, so I thought it best to introduce everyone. 2,253 more words

Fauna

Egg-eating Hen

One of the young hens has taken some delight in eating the contents of blue Ameraucana eggs.  The first one that was laid by one of the two Ameraucanas in this hen house I was able to take; the next one was soft-shelled and smashed in the nest; the next one I saw yesterday morning, went in to get it and discovered that it had a large hole pecked in it and all the contents were gone.  117 more words

Poultry