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Jun 30, 2020

Joy During the Pandemic

Last December, a friend of mine messaged me and asked if I would like to have her flock of five hens along with the coop and related accoutrements. We

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Jun 30, 2020

Lady Frizz

After being hatched by two mama hens, Lady Frizz was one of four baby chicks, two were bantam frizzles and two were chocolate bantam chicks. When they

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Jun 13, 2020

My Little Angel

Brought 3 chicks in March 2020, out of which earlier yellow coloured chick died after 2 and half months. Within 10 days another chick died. This chick

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Jun 08, 2020

Rest Easy Hewey

Hewey was one of 3 Roosters we rescued from a local flea market from a farmer. We had another Rooster years prior because someone had dropped him in our

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Jun 01, 2020

Want you back

We brought 3 chicks in March 2020 - pink, yellow and white. They might be just less than a week old. Not sure of their gender but I guess they are male,

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Jun 01, 2020

My Minnie

My sweet little hen, Minnie, or as we lovingly called her “Min Min” - passed away this morning. I bought Min Min last year at Easter with her two sisters,

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May 21, 2020

My Morag

I rescued my beautiful sweet Morag in July of 2018, along with 7 other gorgeous girls, ex battery hens. I loved and spoilt them. From April 2019 I lost

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May 18, 2020

My love for Charlie

My boyfriend and I met Charlie when we first moved to Las Vegas about 3 and a half years ago. Our nextdoor-neighbor-landlords kept Charlie as their pet,

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May 18, 2020

My sweet little puff

I had gotten Puff from the farm store I work at. A customer had come over to me concerned that one of the little meat chicks wasn’t doing too well and

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Jan 19, 2020

Chicken runs: does your coop have the outside space it needs?

How much space should a chicken have? How do you make a run secure? How to stop it becoming a mudbath in winter and an oven in summer? Find out here!

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