Chickens and Blow Dryers

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by vfem, Oct 3, 2008.

  1. vfem

    vfem Yoga...The Chicken Pose

    Aug 4, 2008
    Fuquay Varina, NC
    Just had to laugh, my white silkie had the best bath today and was WAY into the blow dryer!

    She would rest her hand on my hand and let me turn her around to get all sides. It didn't bother her one bit. She seemed almost disappointed when I stopped! [​IMG]
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    I have heard that they love blow dryers. I think if I tried that with one of my "regular" chickens, they would freak out. [​IMG]
  3. cyanne

    cyanne Songster

    May 19, 2008
    Cedar Creek, TX
    Quote:That's what I thought would happen when I had to bathe my two Australorps girls...figured I would turn on the blow dryer and they would FREAK.

    But no, they loved it...seemed almost mesmerized by the wonderful, warm air drying their feathers. They stood on the edge of the tub and let me lift each wing one at a time and get them all dry and fluffy again.

    Weird, because trying the same thing with my cats is a good way to end up in the hospital getting stitches! [​IMG][​IMG] [​IMG]
  4. vfem

    vfem Yoga...The Chicken Pose

    Aug 4, 2008
    Fuquay Varina, NC
    Quote:Isn't that crazy! I was all prepared for running chicken in the bathroom. She just settled right in and enjoyed it! From now I tell hubby I got the chickens and he can do the dog and cat!!!! LOL [​IMG]
  5. Chicabee19

    Chicabee19 Songster

    Aug 8, 2008
    well, they are girls! [​IMG]
  6. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    My little banty cochin has a crossed beak, which I have to trim from time to time. The first time I did it I was prepared to have a whirling dervish freak-out. But nope! She closed her eyes and settled in. It was so unexpected!
  7. ChickenGirl95

    ChickenGirl95 Songster

    May 31, 2008
    New York
    That is so funny, I could picture that! [​IMG] [​IMG]

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