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
3 days, 11 hours ago
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
3 days, 23 hours ago
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
1 week ago
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
1 week, 2 days ago
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
2 weeks, 6 days ago
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
1 month, 1 week ago
Beau • Coop
Beau putting the chicks in the coop. He was insisting on putting them in the nesting area, instead of on the ground.
The chicks went straight to the heat lamp.
1 month, 2 weeks ago