Dive Bombed!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by herfrds, Nov 1, 2013.

  1. herfrds

    herfrds Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2010
    It finally snowed here. So I went up to let my new chickens out of their house. It was SO funny to watch them experience their first snow.
    Some totally freaked out.
    One took off flying and just missed hitting me in the head as it flew by me! Then I heard the heavy flapping of my turkey and I ducked!
    There was a lot of noise going on over the snow but it was funny!
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    It's fun every year to see how the new ones react to snow isn't it. I do like how some of them just stand in the doorways and complain. Most seem to think it is our fault that that white stuff is covering everything, especially if their flying or jumping lands them in a snow drift. Flying turkeys sure would be something to keep an eye out for though.
  3. Hillschicks

    Hillschicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 17, 2012
    We built our coop inside of an old barn so once they get out of the coop they are still in the barn.. Last winter a barred rock flew out of the barn and landed in snow and just stood their freaked out until i went out, picked her up, and took her back to the barn.. She waited for the snow to melt before going out again

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