HennyPenny and the Tale of One Egg **Photo Intense**

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by MissPrissy, Oct 14, 2007.

  1. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    When I went out this morning Henrietta, one of my Rhode Island Reds, was in the nest box. In and out she went.


    Henny Penny, another of the RIR pullets, was in the built in feeder -because Henrietta wouldn't let her in the nest box.

    I waited with the camera to see what would happen.

    She sat.


    She spun around.


    Ginger jumped up to have a look-see. And saw nothing.


    She clucked and scratched.


    Another RIR took a look and saw nothing.


    She fluffed and huffed and spun around again.


    When it was all over she jumped out of the box.


    We went back later, without the camera, and Henrietta had left us a lovely little egg as well.
    Last edited: Oct 14, 2007
  2. pattycake

    pattycake Songster

    May 7, 2007
    fingerlakes, ny
    So sweet!!!! I have some RIR's just two weeks younger than yours. I can't wait.
  3. WindyOaksYokes

    WindyOaksYokes Songster

    Jul 17, 2007
    Central Virginia
    Don't you just love watching them?!?!?! LOL they are such characters [​IMG] I just love going outside with my camera and taking pics of the funniest things they all do.
  4. joebwe25

    joebwe25 Songster

    Feb 1, 2007
    St. Louis, Mo.
    [​IMG] [​IMG] That is SO funny - I have two chickens, Henny and Penny,
    And I had a BO Named Ginger!
    Love the pics!
  5. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    That was really cute...thanks for sharing.[​IMG]
  6. Yankeechick

    Yankeechick In the Brooder

    Jun 25, 2007
    That's very cute - chickens do the funniest things!
    Ginger is very pretty. That photo really caught her curiousity!
  7. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
    Cool! [​IMG]
    I have an RIR named penny also.

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