Boxer and his chicks!

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by becky8813, Oct 19, 2018.

  1. becky8813

    becky8813 In the Brooder

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    My 11 month old Boxer puppy inspecting his new feathered sisters. He is always supervised when around the chicks and there is usually a wire grill over the hutch to protect the girls. We have 2 Easter Eggers, 2 Buff Orpington, 2 Silver lace Wyandottes, 2 Gold lace Wyandottes, and 2 Blue Andalusians. The girls are about a week old.
     

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  2. Ducksandchickens

    Ducksandchickens Crowing

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    Awww so cute :love:
     
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  3. NoFlyBackFarm

    NoFlyBackFarm Crowing

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    That is so awesome!
     
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  4. LoveMyChickenBabies

    LoveMyChickenBabies Songster

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  5. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Making Coffee

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    My current boxer has a high prey drive. It was a tough time with her for many years. Hopefully yours behaves himself. I wouldn't encourage him "looking or guarding" He's still a pup, and a good looking one.
     
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  6. Melky

    Melky Crowing

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  7. Farmgirl1878

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    I LOVE boxers!! When I was little, my aunt had one named Dudley, who used to herd all the chicks and ducklings on the farm. It would worry him to no end to have his babies all rounded up and they used to hop up on him and take a nap. He used to herd me too!! If I would start toddling towards the road, he would get between me and the road and lean on me until I turned back. I loved him for years!!
     
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  8. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Making Coffee

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    Boxers are wonderful dogs. :love
     
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