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Studying the National Electric Code with Frick and Frack

My new pullets needed to learn to not be afraid of humans.  I really needed to spend time with them for socialization training.  I also have a backlog of homework and studying from a series of medical issues in my household.  127 more words

Success Gardening In The Mojave Desert

The Awesome Australorp.

The dead of winter, even in California, is not exactly baby chick season. It is a time for hens and their keepers to hunker down and dream hopefully of the coming time of daffodils. 575 more words

All Things Poultry

New Additions

The auburn one is a “Production Red” and she is the sweetest of the three. She is so friendly! She comes right up to us as if saying “Hi! 217 more words

Current Reflections

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


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