This is my story. My kids all left me . Took my Grandkids with them ! I was devastated. So what better to fill the void of an empty nest, then a new nest full of chickens !!
I fought with the husband for 3 weeks about getting a couple of chickens, building a small coop out of recycled materials...
I did my duty ! Half of them showed up as a link and I cjust right clicked to open img up in new window,
then the other half showed the img on the page, 10 to a page and that went alot quicker !
there are so fabulous pictures !!!
You did it all wrong ! You did it backwards !
From what I thought you did , according to most of the posts I have read
you get chicks that are so adorable, you cannot resist them, then
come home and THEN build a chicken coop !
Oh well, cute coop . Love it !
I agree. Roosters are beautiful ! I want one ! But where I live, that is not an option. I would love to hear him crowing, watching over his flock, baby chicks running around. *sigh* for now I will just enjoy everyone else's ! Congrats on your Roo !
Rooster eludes trooper, survives leap from bridge
A runaway rooster remains at large after eluding a Michigan State Police trooper and taking a leap from a bridge.
I love my daughter in laws for taking my sons, marrying them and leaving with them to make their own homes !!!
I am sorry you are going through this , but now there is a child involved. Do something . There is always an out.
If you want it bad enough. Even if it means leaving your husband...
I plan on trying them this week . I have 3 days off, I wil come up with something. I am sure I will get over it , I am just being , I don't know . I will muster up the courage lol maybe it is seeing all the wild stuff on BYC and hearing all the weird stories and seeing an egg, inside an egg ...
...... I havent eaten any of their eggs yet
I have one red laying for 2 weeks now, I have every single one of her eggs. I have not even cracked one open yet .
I have my other red started laying 2 days ago. I think I am going to cook and scramble all the eggs up and
give them to them. I...
While I agree that he was very nice about the way he brought it up and approached you about it , I also believe if you live in the country
and farm animals are allowed , deal with the crowing. Your rooster has ever right to crow, let him crow !!!
This happened to me when hubby was still finishing the coop, and he put a emergency string to pull it open, and when placing the coop in its resting place, tilted it so door would not close on its own. Same on the run, he left a gap in the door so my fingers could fit thru , coz that screen door...