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Tales of a Rooster

So, just casually, we have a rooster. A ROOSTER. I was planning to get a rooster some day. I had even gone so far as to decide that it would be a barred Plymouth Rock or a black Orpington, raised from fertilised eggs I would buy. 1,899 more words


I have Terrible Timing with Chickens

The past week has been “Welcome to the inpatient ward.” And worse. The Little Fulla came down with a cold. He has only had one cold before this when he was quite young. 1,421 more words


What are those Chickens up to?

We have had the barred Plymouth Rock pullets for four weeks now. Man, time flies! They were around 9-11 weeks old when we got them, making them around 13-15 weeks old now. 467 more words


New Blog Update

Good morning!  I thought I would give you all an update on things that are going on with the new site.  But first a few pictures of the new additions to the farm….. 336 more words

The Little Chickens get Names

I have been calling our two new barred Plymouth Rock pullets The Little Chickens or The Adventurous One and The Other One. Not very inspiring, I know. 637 more words


They're here!!!!

Cheep cheep cheep! I hear it all day! My new little loves!

I am so in love already! I think Oliver is too! He always asks to have them on his lap! 103 more words


Introducing the New Feather Children

The new feather children have landed! Things are going to get interesting. I spent a large chunk of the day yesterday preparing for their arrival. They are two barred Plymouth Rock pullets, aged around 9-11 weeks. 1,124 more words