Lizzy733's Recent Activity

  1. Lizzy733 liked Compost King's post in the thread Composting chicken run.

    I have about 20 different runs that are used for composting. Just keep dumping in the high carbon compostable materials and let the...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 1:30 AM
  2. Lizzy733 liked oguzakyuz's post in the thread Composting chicken run.

    I am curious if it is possible to have a chicken run that also works as a composter. I would like to throw a certain amount of food...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 1:29 AM
  3. Lizzy733 replied to the thread Composting chicken run.

    A healthy compost doesn't stink; we top up our run with grass clippings and keep food waste to a minimum in the run as our girls turn...

    Oct 13, 2019 at 1:29 AM
  4. Lizzy733 liked harice4806's post in the thread Possible dislocated hip?!?! Please help.

    I decided to Google vets near me as I thought I saw one who sees horses. Sure enough they also see "large and small farm animals". I...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 8:59 PM
  5. Lizzy733 liked Folly's place's post in the thread "Secret Ingredients" in Commercial Chicken Feed.

    Of course it's not the only way, but it's the least expensive and easiest way! There's no need to 'reinvent the wheel' here, or spend...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 8:20 PM
  6. Lizzy733 replied to the thread What is This? Help!.

    Good to hear she's on the mend - was about to suggest cutting away infected tissue with a scalpel or box cutter - like a bumblefoot...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 8:12 PM
  7. Lizzy733 liked FireGal's post in the thread What is This? Help!.

    She is better! She is eating and drinking and although the infection isn’t completely gone, it is getting better. You can just see that...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 8:06 PM
  8. Lizzy733 liked FireGal's post in the thread What is This? Help!.

    Okay, so I soaked it and the hard black part fell off. There was hard yellow ick under it, which we managed to clean a good bit of....

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  9. Lizzy733 liked casportpony's post in the thread What is This? Help!.

    Good job cleaning it! :highfive: That yellow stuff looks like pus and should be removed. Grab a pair of tweezers and start picking!

    Oct 10, 2019 at 7:59 PM
  10. Lizzy733 liked FireGal's post in the thread What is This? Help!.

    So y’all think it will be okay to try and remove the growth/scab? I don’t want to hurt her any more than I have to, but if I can help...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 7:57 PM
  11. Lizzy733 replied to the thread Cockerels or pullets?.

    Females have short and rounded saddle feathers that form a cushion. Males are long with pointed tips and drape over the back. They both...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 7:36 PM
  12. Lizzy733 liked 50-45-1's post in the thread This is a funny story.

    Honestly, does this rooster crow?, because i think im seeing a hen. Small pea comb with a slick back top knot. No saddle feathers or...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 6:57 PM
  13. Lizzy733 replied to the thread Please Help Me Identify This Week Old Chick.

    Silkie chicks are pretty tiny and are pretty awkward; they don't really keep up with 'normal' chicks. I was going to bring home a week...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 6:38 PM
  14. Lizzy733 liked Frazzemrat1's post in the thread Please Help Me Identify This Week Old Chick.

    only time will tell, as its way too early to tell at this point. That said, are you only bringing home the one? I'd hit a feed store,...

    Oct 10, 2019 at 6:27 PM
  15. Lizzy733 replied to the thread Chicken laying under slide..

    They will steal eggs from other nests to move to their own too.. you sure she's the only one laying?

    Oct 10, 2019 at 6:25 PM

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