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Lose the curtains. [IMG]
Remove the bully hen for at least a week, then try again. Three days may not be enough.
I would go for option 5:
Check craigslist for available EEs. You would be surprised at what you can find even this time on year there.
A 2 x4 with the wide side up. :)
Call a poison control hotline. Google for a number in your area.
4 x 5 is 20 so 5 birds would be about right and 6 would be a little snug.
What are the dimensions of your coop? For 6 chickens, you would need about 20 sq. ft. of floor space.
The general rule of thumb is at least 4...
That is adorable! Good luck! [IMG]
X3 Good luck to both of you.
Broody silkies define excessive. ;)
Good luck with Trousers. He's a stunning rooster.
I'm sorry for.your little girl and for your impending loss. :(
Call your local humane society/animal shelter. They will probably put your rat...
Vaseline on your rooster's comb should help protect it from frostbite.
There's a pecking order with pullets/hens too. The chest thumping you're seeing with just pullets is perfectly normal.
Congratulations on the egg!
Looking at your pic though, I see chicken wire in the background. I don't know predators are in your area, but...
My hens have layer pellets available 24/7. They get a scoop of scratch once a day as a treat. Cracked corn alone isn't an adequate diet.
Told you so. [IMG]
Seriously, I'm so glad your experience with Fang was so similar to mine with Chloe. She really showed me how much of...
Mealworms and other bugs. :)
Is there a way you could make a door for the ramp opening? In those temps, I'd want to reduce drafts on my chickens. Do you have ventilation up...
My setup is a chain link dog run with four foot high half inch hardware cloth going up the outside about two feet and then lying on the ground for...