Hey Mom what'cha doing down there? (pics!)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by keeperofthehearth, May 4, 2008.

  1. keeperofthehearth

    keeperofthehearth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Freda began laying again yesterday so I set up a nesting box for her. It seems that like all kiddo's her 1mo. old peeps don't seem to understand that she might llike a bit of privacy once in awhile. [​IMG]
    This was this eve. when Freda decided she'd like to lay her egg.

    Hey Mom, why aren't we in our nice roomy bed?
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    What'cha doing down there?
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    Hey move over already . . . give me some room. . .
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    [​IMG] Freda hadn't layed that egg when I left. I thought I'd give her some space, [​IMG] unlike her 7 young'uns.
     
  2. CarriBrown

    CarriBrown Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    [​IMG] A mother's work is never done, is it?
     
  3. keeperofthehearth

    keeperofthehearth Chillin' With My Peeps

    A mother's work is never done, is it?

    You've got it! [​IMG]
     
  4. 12 Acres

    12 Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Poor Freda! I hope she gets that egg laid despite all those kids buggin' her. She's a pretty girl, too! [​IMG]
     
  5. debbyluvschickens

    debbyluvschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    that is so cute, my bannee hen is having that same problem. lol
     
  6. love-my-wolves

    love-my-wolves Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 14, 2008
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    Sounds like my house!!! I'm never needed until the bathroom door closes, then it seems everyone needs me URGENTLY!!! UGH!!! [​IMG]
     
  7. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I didn't go potty alone from1991 to 2004. Now, if I can just get them to leave me alone for a full shower, I'll feel like I have died and gone to heaven. Freda, I feel for you.
     
  8. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    AWW now that is the cutest thing ever! Is this normal for one month old chicks to stick around by mom?? That is just SO cute! [​IMG]
     
  9. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

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    Quote:HAHAHAHAHA I have not gone to the potty alone since 1984! I gave up on showers...I just soak in the tub while listening to the child yacking at me. I swear if I ever get this last kid out of the house I probably will not be able to go alone. [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
    Last edited: May 5, 2008
  10. rebecca10782

    rebecca10782 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 24, 2008
    [​IMG] Thats hilarious! I have an oddly memorable moment when I was very little, my mom was on the toliet and I was bothering her about something and she just yelled "SHUT UP"! I was crying and crying, but now I can completely understand that situation now [​IMG]
     

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