NewChickenmama06's Recent Activity

  1. NewChickenmama06 liked Peppercorngal's post in the thread Please post rooster pics with breed..

    I have some "incubator chicks" (6) that I am waiting to see if I have more roosters coming. I do like Jethro's markings, but we will...

    May 19, 2019 at 5:13 PM
  2. NewChickenmama06 liked SueT's post in the thread Please post rooster pics with breed..

    Carl, splash Cochin bantam [ATTACH]

    Carl.png May 19, 2019 at 5:13 PM
  3. NewChickenmama06 replied to the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    :ya

    May 19, 2019 at 5:13 PM
  4. NewChickenmama06 liked Mybackyardpeepers's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    Mine have survived 2 nights now and what a relief!!! I started with the 4 preadults the first night then the 3 juveniles who were...

    May 19, 2019 at 5:11 PM
  5. NewChickenmama06 replied to the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    I told my husband about the hardware cloth and I think we are going to use it to enclose the coop we have now for extra protection until...

    May 19, 2019 at 9:57 AM
  6. NewChickenmama06 liked littlebarngirl's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    The game camera is great. We capture most of our wildlife at 4 am TX time. You won't catch me outback at that hour. So far the hardware...

    May 19, 2019 at 9:56 AM
  7. NewChickenmama06 liked cmom's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    I have night lights on in all of my coops.

    May 19, 2019 at 9:55 AM
  8. NewChickenmama06 liked llombardo's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    Oh I forgot to add that I also leave one flood light on in the yard and my main protector(male GSD) has access to come in and out all...

    May 19, 2019 at 9:55 AM
  9. NewChickenmama06 replied to the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    Oh my!! Luckily so far we just see hawks and raccoons around here. There were foxes last year, but have not seen them at all in a while...

    May 19, 2019 at 9:52 AM
  10. NewChickenmama06 liked cmom's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    I have several game cameras. I also have electric wire around my pens and coops, concrete under the pen gates, and heavy duty netting...

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  11. NewChickenmama06 liked Folly's place's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    Having a safe coop and run prevents most predator attacks; free ranging during the day is their most 'at risk' time. Mary

    May 19, 2019 at 9:49 AM
  12. NewChickenmama06 liked Willowspirit's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    As long as they are in the coop at night I worry less. Our coops have looks and hasps and look like something houdini would wear in the...

    May 19, 2019 at 9:49 AM
  13. NewChickenmama06 replied to the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    Wow, that's really nice. We just have a small TSC one we got free from a friend right now. Along with the electric net around it. I know...

    May 19, 2019 at 9:48 AM
  14. NewChickenmama06 liked starri33's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    It's normal to worry, when I brought my very first chicks home from TSC, I would go check on them like every 5 mins, then they moved to...

    May 19, 2019 at 9:47 AM
  15. NewChickenmama06 liked SurferchickinSB's post in the thread Stressed chickenmama.

    Yes, I think everybody worries when they first put out their chickens. Mine have been out almost a year and I still worry! My coop is...

    May 19, 2019 at 9:47 AM

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