Big Bertha...my girl!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by paganfish, Oct 20, 2007.

  1. paganfish

    paganfish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 15, 2007
    Fleming, Colorado
    Just thought I'd post a picture of one of my ladies. This Bertha as a pullet (now the sweetest biggest and sweetest hen that ever chased a grasshopper!)

    ~C:->

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  2. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

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    I can relate to a big sweet chicken! Karen
     
  3. Heidi

    Heidi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2007
    Northwest Michigan
    She's beautiful!
     
  4. hencackle

    hencackle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2007
    Telford, TN
    Nice picture. How does Bertha reach the pedals? [​IMG]
     
  5. paganfish

    paganfish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 15, 2007
    Fleming, Colorado
    I think Dieggo will is down there...lol. Like something out of "Chicken Run".

    ~C:->
     
  6. chickbea

    chickbea Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 18, 2007
    Vermont
    How cute!
     
  7. pipermark

    pipermark Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2007
    Arkansas
    and she can drive too , what a bird!
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  8. joebwe25

    joebwe25 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    She's ready to plant that corn!!
    As long as she doesn't eat it!
     
    Last edited: Oct 22, 2007
  9. paganfish

    paganfish Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 15, 2007
    Fleming, Colorado
    Hey Joe-

    The way I figure, if she's going to eat all that cracked corn this Winter she might as well work for it! LOL!

    I raised her from chick (as I did her sibs) so they are ALL very tame. I never knew they could be so tame!

    I sit out there with them daily, reading a book or doing crossword puzzles and when the neighbors pass by and wave - must think I'm a nut-case!

    Sitting out in the middle of a cold day with chickens all up on me...trying to do the crosswords while avoiding the constant pecking and errant chicken nugget - here and there. Sorry...TMI! Bleah!

    ~C:->
     
  10. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    LOL
    If dog people can have dog hair all over them, splort stains are just different badges of honour.
     

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