Going to put Christmas lights on the coop?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Buff Hooligans, Sep 10, 2007.

  1. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    My DH is a Christmas nut! He started planning for Christmas lights on the coop even before he finished building it. He can't wait until the day after Thanksgiving to start stringin'.

    Also if we put lights around the run, will the chickens stay up later, or do they always go to roost once the sun sets?
     
  2. Stormhorse23

    Stormhorse23 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 22, 2007
    Indiana
    haha. we have leaf looking lights around ours...setting the mood, i guess:lol:
     
  3. siz8003

    siz8003 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Fitz.,NH
    Dont know about outside lights but mins still go to bed with the inside ones on and where in mass do you live? [​IMG]
     
  4. nccountrygirl

    nccountrygirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Sanford N.C.
    I to am a christmas nut, the lights, the smells, the sounds ahhhhh! I put a post on the board about a month ago about Christmas as I too love it and plan on putting light and a wreath on my coop. Good luck
     
  5. mdbucks

    mdbucks Cooped Up

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    YUM Christmas, I think I will have one of my chickens in the oven(I mean house) for Christmas

    HO HO HO I love chicken(I mean Christmas)
     
  6. nccountrygirl

    nccountrygirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Sanford N.C.
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  7. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Quote:hahaha! That's hilarious! [​IMG]
     
  8. lurky

    lurky Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    Quote:Huh, I wonder if they make EGG shaped lights to "set the mood" [​IMG]
     
  9. nccountrygirl

    nccountrygirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Sanford N.C.
    lurky, if you find them let us ALL know where to get them from.
     
  10. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    My DH and I are really into decorateing for the holidays. Trust me, if it doesnt move....it has lights on it...and we have 5 acres to do! We always get cars going by, slowing down....just to look. Lights on the coop!?? YOU BET!! And a Santa on the roof I think! [​IMG] We start the end of October...hanging lights...they dont come on till the day AFTER Thanksgiving.....but they start going up early....before the cold sets in! We have a 20 x 40 barn, the upstairs is FULL of Christmas deco...yard animations, lights, outdoor tree ornaments...and this year..I have an extra fake tree....going to set it by the new coop! They get presents from Santa too! Guess I better get started on makeing those tiny little stockings! [​IMG]
     

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