chorse herd

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Endur50, Aug 31, 2011.

  1. Endur50

    Endur50 In the Brooder

    Mar 27, 2011
    North Carolina
    Since my other hen is brooding eggs right now, my hen Lettie (short for omelet) has been without a flock mate. She's a very social and outgoing so she went in search of new friends.



    She's by their side all day long. When they come up from the far end of the pasture to get water or for dinner time, she is close at their heels, parting the grasses at top speed with a very accurate rendition of a velociraptor. The horses seem to like having her around, and are super careful to not step on her. It reminds me of the time one of my horses was injured and had to be on stall rest for two months. A barn cat "adopted" her and stayed by her side 24/7 except when she left to hunt. I would come to the barn late at night to find them curled up asleep together in the shavings.
  2. I-Have-Happy-Hens

    I-Have-Happy-Hens Songster

    Jun 16, 2010
    Carrboro, NC
  3. Magic Birdie

    Magic Birdie Crowing

    May 3, 2011
    Magic Birdie land
    [​IMG] too cute!
  4. specklesmom

    specklesmom Songster

    Jun 18, 2009
    Nice story!

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