Could silkies be "therapy hens?"

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by barbieszoo, Oct 31, 2010.

  1. barbieszoo

    barbieszoo Songster

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    Sep 7, 2010
    Stillwater, OK
    We do a nursing home ministry and got to wondering, has anyone ever taken a tame hen or two in to a nursing home for the residents to pet etc.? Just sounds kind of fun. Any advice?
    Thanks!
     
  2. lotzahenz

    lotzahenz Songster

    Aug 28, 2008
    Lexington, Kentucky
    Yep, just get a diaper for them! They are the the best little lap hens.
     

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