Chicken agility?

Discussion in 'Games, Jokes, and Fun!' started by kittykittykitty, Aug 29, 2011.

  1. kittykittykitty

    kittykittykitty Luvin My Chickies

    Jul 5, 2011
    an egg
    OK heres where I got the craziest idea...

    I was at a cat and dog festival and there was this dog agility going on. So I watched it, and thought to myself heck, if dogs can do it why not chickens? So I got my little bantam americana and my big EE and built a little course. it has the little teeter totter thing, different size hurtles, and I'm working on a tunnel and some poles. I started training them on the hurtles first, then moved on to the teeter totter thing. It was awesome!

    Do you think it's awesome too?
    Or do you think I'm crazy and have WAY to much time on my hands?
    Last edited: Aug 29, 2011
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  2. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning

    Quote:both! but that is so COOL!
  3. BirdNut

    BirdNut Crowing

    Sep 13, 2010
    Suprise, Arizona
    Think that you have way too much time on your hands? Think again! [​IMG]

    This video proves that it is indeed possible!
  4. little blue

    little blue Chillin' with my Orps

    Jul 11, 2010
    Mansfield, CT
    i do dog agility with my dog and the person that teaches me said that there is cat agility goat agility chicken agility and probably more
  5. Magic Birdie

    Magic Birdie Crowing

    May 3, 2011
    Magic Birdie land
    that sounds cool!
  6. centrarchid

    centrarchid Free Ranging

    Sep 19, 2009
    Holts Summit, Missouri
    I like concept. I do something similar training chickens to fly to me or point to point. Flight distances range 15 to 250 feet. I think verbal commands could be used to get them to perform specific activities or go to specific destinatons for treats.
  7. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Quote:I think both! [​IMG]
  8. What a great idea!

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