for those that want to see a nictitating membrane

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by mockcherry, Jun 3, 2010.

  1. mockcherry

    mockcherry In the Brooder

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    Sorry it's not entirely clear, but you can see it...

    regular eye
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    eye with nictitating membrane
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  2. chicken_china_mom

    chicken_china_mom Crazy for Cochins

    Apr 24, 2009
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    My chickens have gotten to the point where when they see me coming with the camera, that membrane automatically covers their eyes, lol, even when I DON'T flash the light! It's funny watching them, it's like the equivalent of them flinching!
     
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

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    Good shot!
     

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