Search results

  1. bajabirdbrain

    Outdoor Brooding

    After reading this=https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/reasons-for-tossing-out-your-indoor-brooder-and-start-raising-your-chicks-outdoors.71995/ And just getting 3 new easter eggers to add to our 1.5 yr old girls, we thought this would be a good idea to try. We chickened out(pun...
  2. bajabirdbrain

    Crab & Chickens

    We usually let our 10 girls out for 1-2 hrs of supervised free ranging. They sort of have a route where they like to go, under some bird feeders for some seed, under trees for scratching and hunting things, digging holes for dust bathing, and or heading to the area where we dump grass clippings...
  3. bajabirdbrain

    Washing Your Chicken

    Our girls are now 9 months old and live a pretty controlled life. They have a nice coop with a sand floor, their run WAS nice grass but now there isn't anything green left in it now, just bare dirt. The run is completely covered with corrugated roofing so the run does not get wet from the rain...
  4. bajabirdbrain

    Way Too Many Choices????

    I posted the PM below to Nifty Chicken, an administrator and he suggested that I post here to see if anybody else thinks the forum choices should be reduced in number or whatever you think would make this great site even better. He is eager to hear replies from us and is willing to evaluate any...
  5. bajabirdbrain

    Little Miss Merrymouse...

    Moved to Spring 2017.
  6. bajabirdbrain

    Mixing Old With New

    We have a dilemma! Wife has been taking care of a neighbor's 2 senior hens for a couple of years, letting them out of their coop in the morning and cleaning their coop and spoiling them with snacks. We have decided to have our own flock and will have chicks delivered about March 28th. Will...
  7. bajabirdbrain

    Washington Newbies

    Hello, all. We are located on Whidbey Island, WA and are planning on joining the ranks of chicken owners this spring. For the past couple of years my wife has taken care of our neighbor's 4 chickens when he went on vacations. This has become a daily activity as she makes them breakfast daily...
Top Bottom