Funny Video. Anyone else's chickens hate snow?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by SterlingAcres, Nov 25, 2008.

  1. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    I couldn't remember the name of the guys I've seen that walk like this. DH insists it's Russian Soldiers. Lupin hates snow. He hides in the barn unless it's food or treat time. When he DOES actually come outside, he walks funny. He'll pick his whole foot up to touch his body before putting it back down. Like he's walking in 6 ft deep snow drifts. [​IMG]

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    ETA-- None of my other birds walk like that, btw. So I personally think it's hilarious. [​IMG]
     
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  2. lilarabookworm

    lilarabookworm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    that was pretty funny looking! [​IMG]
     
  3. wyliefarms

    wyliefarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 19, 2008
    Fowlerville,MI
    Maybe it is a new form of chicken exersicing! lol
     
  4. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Chickens are so darned funny!
     
  5. Beau coop

    Beau coop Chillin' With My Peeps

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    LOL I'd walk like that too if I was out in the snow barefoot! [​IMG]
     
  6. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    Oh, that's so cute. Funny the response.

    It's like when you put a harness on a cat - they slither along with their belly to the ground, not knowing what to make of the new situation.
     
  7. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    [​IMG] Yeah, Lupin is a riot. He occasionally believes he's a parrot and will ride on your shoulders. Especially if you have food. He's a very comical guy [​IMG]
     
  8. curliet

    curliet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Lupin isn't the only one who hates snow. It's official now, that my chickens are not big fans either. And Curious is the worst of the bunch. She flies from whereever she is to me, and then sits on me so she won't have to stand in the snow. She hangs on tight too, not about to put her feet in that cold wet whilte stuff. Here's Curious sitting on my foot. I tried to shake her off, but she wasn't having any of that.
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  9. SterlingAcres

    SterlingAcres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 17, 2008
    Poconos, PA
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  10. L&Schickens

    L&Schickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 9, 2008
    Washington State
    My chickens fly as far as they can to avoid the snow. They try their best to land in a non-snow zone. [​IMG]
     

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