BigBlueHen53's Recent Activity

  1. BigBlueHen53 liked lilstormfront's post in the thread guessing I need to tell ya'll about us.

    Hi I'm Michele.. I have over 100 chickens, even 3 live inside the house right now.. I have a variety of breeds.. we live in NW Florida...

    Sep 21, 2019 at 11:54 PM
  2. BigBlueHen53 replied to the thread Fed chickens a snake.

    You will get a lot of debate n discussion on the subject of whether chickens "ought" to get meat in their diet, but as to OPs question,...

    Sep 21, 2019 at 11:50 PM
  3. BigBlueHen53 liked Oddyseous's post in the thread Fed chickens a snake.

    Just my 2 cents, as long as the snake didn't bite the chickens I don't think you have anything to worry about. I would like to point out...

    Sep 21, 2019 at 11:47 PM
  4. BigBlueHen53 replied to the thread 9 eggs disappeared whilst hen is sitting?.

    Or... could the broody have eaten them herself? Do they ever do that?

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:27 PM
  5. BigBlueHen53 liked SimplyLivinthatFarmLife's post in the thread 9 eggs disappeared whilst hen is sitting?.

    Oh nooo...hope it wasn't a snake. I hope that mom just knew they wouldn't hatch and kicked them out of the nest. Keep us posted!

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:26 PM
  6. BigBlueHen53 liked slordaz's post in the thread 9 eggs disappeared whilst hen is sitting?.

    She could have pushed them out and something like snake or rodent took them, a broody will know if the chick as died for some reason...

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:26 PM
  7. BigBlueHen53 liked BirdsBeesTrees's post in the thread 9 eggs disappeared whilst hen is sitting?.

    One thought is that the eggs could have been bad, she could have kicked them out and they broke open and the others ate it. :confused:

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:26 PM
  8. BigBlueHen53 replied to the thread Emotional support needed to kill mean rooster.

    You're a courageous and caring owner. This is the hard part of animal care. Bless you. :hugs

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:24 PM
  9. BigBlueHen53 liked Jrzebra's post in the thread Emotional support needed to kill mean rooster.

    I had to euthanize many of my own pet chickens this year b/c of a contagious virus. Breaks my heart, esp the very young ones. It never...

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:22 PM
  10. BigBlueHen53 replied to the thread Unwanted Guest.

    No doubt. You know what they say, "no good deed goes unpunished!" :lau

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:21 PM
  11. BigBlueHen53 liked MROO's post in the thread Unwanted Guest.

    Ooooh .... I can see it now .... they weren't chicken carry-out for the neighborhood fauna. They've been hiding in the woods with secret...

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:20 PM
  12. BigBlueHen53 reviewed the article How to treat sour crop and impacted crop and how to know which one you're dealing with

    5/5,

    Great article, @azygous, thanks! I have bookmarked it/saved to my favorites so I can access it...

    Sep 21, 2019 at 10:19 PM
  13. BigBlueHen53 replied to the thread 9 eggs disappeared whilst hen is sitting?.

    Sounds like snakes to me. What kind do you have there?

    Sep 21, 2019 at 9:56 PM
  14. BigBlueHen53 liked SimplyLivinthatFarmLife's post in the thread Emergency chicken move need advice!.

    So sorry for your loss. Wishing you the best with your chickens.

    Sep 21, 2019 at 9:54 PM
  15. BigBlueHen53 replied to the thread Hard Boiling Eggs.

    I am going to try this method, too. Sounds interesting.

    Sep 21, 2019 at 9:53 PM

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