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Articles from joy1355

Sammy is very friendly with my baby chickens. He likes to play with chickens. Kissing... Carry me! Push me up...
Hi, my name is Joy. I have a 15 hens and small veg garden. I got my baby chicks from McMurray Hatchery since they were one day old on July 9, 2009. I Gave away some of them to my friends. Now i still have 15 left. I got the first egg from them on December 15th, 2009 when they are 23 weeks old. That's the best Christmas gift I got. Now i can collect 10-12 eggs a day . Even in the cold winter i still get 7-8 eggs a day. I'm so happy for them. New Arriving They are always eatting, so I made...
I spent two weekends to build this small chicken coop for my one month old chicks. This beautiful chicken coop is made by a uneanted TV stand plus some extral wood. One good thing about this is the outside of the wall is finished wood so that i don't have to paint it or put siding on it. Here is how i made it. First of all I used some old wood pieces to make a stand about eight inchs high above the ground. . Then I took done the TV stand and put one piece to the back of the chicken coop....
My baby chicken's first room is two big plastic storage boxes. First i used one and next day i used another one. The 10 black chickens are in one room. and the rest of them are in the second room. I also put a lights to keep them warm. My second room is still indoor. It is covered by a night stand. i just put screen arround four sides. It's simple and looks good. My third room is out door at the front deck. My chicken is getting bigger and bigger because they are always hungry and...
7/24/09 Two chickens did not want to eat. I put them into a basket because I am afraid of they pass the sickness to other chickens and that way I can keep eyes on them. However, I did not know they would go at the end of the day. I do not know what reason. However, they look like sleeping...Sad :( 7/26-09 It is a nice day. I let my baby chick going out to play under the sun. I saw one Buff Orphington looks very dirty so I cleaned her with warm water. I thought it is a nice day she will be...
Blackie and Goody were good friends. I gave them to my friend Helen when they were one week old. One very hot day Helen when to NJ and left them in the backyard. Goldie too young to know how to protect herself and dead because of the heatstroke. Blackie was standing next to her until my friend came back home. She was so sad and could not keep the Blackie. So she sent Blackie back to me with her other sisters. In my big family, she still had four goodies (Buff Orphington) and 16 other...
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