Chickens in the Leaf Pile!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by ChickenPeep, Nov 17, 2013.

  1. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

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    Well, I spent an hour today raking up all the leaves in the yard into one huge leaf pile. I was about to mow over it when I thought, "you know, I just spent an hour making this, why don't I have some fun?" So that's exactly what I did. Or I guess.... what my chickens did. Enjoy my chickens in a leaf pile!

    Le grande leaf pile
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    Checkers flies into the pile
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    As soon as my brother let go of her, Ebony freaks out and tries to fly out of the leaves
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    Leaf shower!
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    Run, Ebony! Run!
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    Comet is not so thrilled....
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    Pumpkin tries out her camouflage
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    Do you see her?
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    There she is!
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    She is no longer submerged!
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    Winter is not pleased
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    Speckles doesn't know what to think.
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    I hope you enjoyed! Happy Fall! [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Nov 18, 2013
  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Overrun With Chickens

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    It was fun to click on the photos to see them larger. They can really get lost in that pile, especially Miss Pumpkin.
     
  3. ken-t

    ken-t Out Of The Brooder

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    I love it! What do you normally do with the leafs after. Run them through your mower then throw them in your run for a few days to a week. the chickens will pick out ant bugs that maybe in them. Then compost them.
     
  4. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    That was great!
     

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