Chickens First Snow (lots of pics)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by SandyK, Dec 21, 2009.

  1. SandyK

    SandyK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 8, 2009
    Eldersburg, Maryland
    Thought I would share some of our snow pictures with everyone. We had 16 1/2 inches total I think. All the girls made it through just fine. I found this red waterer for outside the coop and it is working great. Now they have water inside and out that won't freeze. I'm using the cookie tin heater inside with the plastic waterer.

    This is Mom checking in on the girls. Their little coop is surrounded by snow. I dug out a small space for them but they wouldn't come out until I lined it with nice hay and had a bowl of warm oatmeal for them. They couldn't resist, but still wanted to know what I did with the green grass they were eating the day before.


    This is Mr. Gray, he's called a meeting to discuss the weather conditions with the girls. Notice, he has his bedroom slippers on.


    The girls are looking for some bugs, none to be found yet.


    This is my garden shed, chicken coop is tucked behind it closer to the woods.


    Our house, yet to be dug out. No fun!!


    This is pretty Puff, checking everything out.


    Buffy here, all cozy with her many feathers.


    BTW, what's up with Lucy. I call her my freeloader. No eggs yet and her sisters have been laying for a couple months.


    Merry Christmas everyone from Sandy and the Girls!
  2. newchickmom09

    newchickmom09 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 15, 2009
    Nics pics! [​IMG]

    Merry Christmas to you too! [​IMG]
  3. Zac S. Orig. 7 hatchery

    Zac S. Orig. 7 hatchery Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 12, 2009
    outside of Northfield mn
    My chickens were really confused by the snow. They tried flying away from it!
  4. sommrluv

    sommrluv Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 17, 2009
    Bucks County, PA
    Beautiful Place! And pretty birds too. lol
  5. Kim_NC

    Kim_NC Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 27, 2009
    Mt Airy, NC
    WHat fun to see all your pics! Thanks for sharing!
  6. jojo54

    jojo54 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 24, 2009
    BC Canada
    Nice pics! [​IMG] Pretty birds! [​IMG]
  7. purpletree23

    purpletree23 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 15, 2009
    I'm having a rotten day and just wanted to let you know your pictures made me smile. Everything and everyone is just gorgeous! Thanks!
  8. LizFM

    LizFM Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 15, 2009
    Wow I covet that garden shed! Your property looks lovely (even in the snow [​IMG] )

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