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The rooster cock-a-doodle-doos...

While Flygirl Em was out of town providing clinics at the end of the world… her neighbours built a chicken coop in their shared backyard. 52 more words

Chickens on the Homestead

These are Dominiques or as known locally, “Dominickers.”  It is one of the oldest known chicken breeds in the US and it is a dual purpose breed.   80 more words


Justin Theroux and Jennifer Aniston, let me help you with your egg problem

Is it me or does it seem that everyone in Los Angeles lives, eats and sleeps entertainment and celebrities?  It’s a hobby here just as much as a career.   484 more words

News And Current Events

heidi, RIP, RIF

Heidi the chicken died about 5 o’clock yesterday afternoon.  It was completely unexpected.

We were busy most of the day with errands and house-related stuff.  I didn’t go out to the coop until 4 in the afternoon.  529 more words

Essex girls saved from slaughter

The British Hen Welfare Trust were looking for homes for 1700 hens over the weekend, these girls were caged hens who had reached the end of their working lives at 17 months old and would otherwise be crated up and start their journey to the abattoir.  425 more words

Flies on the Farm

‘Tis the season for flies on the farm.  Lots of them.  But here at Willow Creek Farm we don’t have even a quarter as many as we did a few years ago.   970 more words