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Millie [Re-post]

“Millie, a bantam hen.  She is the smallest in the flock and has her own roost up high up in the coop where the other hens can’t fly up and peck her.  20 more words

Tiny Hen's Chicks!

Tiny Hen’s chicks are now all grown up!


Tiny Hen's Chicks Grow Up!

Tiny Hen’s chicks are almost grown up now, and are roosting in the big coop!  This is a picture of them roosting on the gate about a month ago.  347 more words


Tiny Hen's Chicks

One of the chicks looking cute.

Tiny Hen’s chicks are growing up, and one is getting blue wing feathers.  One of the other Dutch, Sparkles, mus have laid an egg in her nest.   100 more words


Meet "Chicklet"! (Cream Light Brown Pullet)

Chicklet in her chick plumage.  She still has down on her head.

Chicklet was the only chick hatched by Duchess, Beaky, and Clover.  She doesn’t seem to be lonely, since she has three mother hens watching over her and feeding her.   22 more words


Meet Tiny Hen! (Cream Light Brown Hen)

Tiny Hen hid a nest this summer under a chicken feeder.  She had apparently been preparing her nest for some time before sitting, since she had many of her own eggs.   60 more words


Meet Sparkles! (Blue Cream Light Brown Hen)

Sparkles is one of last year’s hatch of twelve chicks.  For some reason the eggs had an extremely low hatch rate last year, and a very high hatch rate this year.   212 more words