Finding Our Coop Through The Snow-Update w/pics of Chickens Out There

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by PamB, Jan 27, 2011.

  1. PamB

    PamB Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 20, 2010
    Dayville, CT
    Another two feet last night...had to shovel our way to the coop (again)

    Clean off the top of the run...

    I swear my coop/run really is out there under all that white stuff!
    Last edited: Jan 27, 2011
  2. Heidi

    Heidi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2007
    Northwest Michigan
    Oh my word! You poor people out there on the East coast. Usually that is Michigan. Thanks for sharing the pictures - makes me less likely to grumble when we get our 1 inch today. Good luck!
  3. Germaine_11.20

    Germaine_11.20 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 6, 2009
    [​IMG] Oh gee... please don't send it here.
  4. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I feel so guilty... we grilled hamburgers outside yesterday!
  5. FoodKillah

    FoodKillah Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 12, 2010
    Mediterranean Sea
    how are the chickens doing in there? this is terrible i believe you are used to this right? if that happent to me.. all that snow all over my coop. i would go insane

    where i live it snowed 2 times the last 10 years, maybe less than half inch snow. i am not used to this. How long will it take to melt [​IMG] do you go throgh this all winter?
  6. annie3001

    annie3001 My Girls

    Jun 11, 2009
    its terrible all this snow! [​IMG]
  7. Darlasmum

    Darlasmum Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 2, 2009
    La Crescenta, CA
    Are there chickens in all that??? oh my word!! [​IMG]
  8. PamB

    PamB Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 20, 2010
    Dayville, CT
    Well, we aren't really used to all of this snow. This has been the worst winter we've had in a LONG time! We usually get a couple bad storms, but we seem to be getting a storm each week this winter. The run is covered with tarps which helped keep most of the snow out of the inside. Some blew in, so I shoveled it to a corner. Most of the run is clear. It is actually it the high 30's today and the chickens have been out in their run most of the morning. The inside of the coop is nice and dry. DH did a great job building them a secure house! I actually think it feels warmer in the run than out in the yard because the snow is up to the top of the sides of the run and forms a sort of igloo blocking any wind.
  9. BooBear

    BooBear Chicken Cuddler

    Oct 7, 2010
    Conroe, Texas
    WOW....That is a ton of snow. Glad you guys are holding up.
    Cool pics.
  10. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

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