I do NOT like snow. I do not LIKE snow. I DO not like snow...

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by JennsPeeps, Dec 18, 2008.

  1. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    6,583
    14
    261
    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    (pics taken on my cell phone at 7a... sorry about the quality!)

    I physically took my chickens out of the coop this morning one by one and showed them the snow. Gwen was first. She did not like it. She did not want to get off my arm. Even Nugget, my skittish RIR, did not want to be put down.

    Gwen would not get off my arm. She is the bravest, though, and eventually ventured out into the yard on her own.
    [​IMG]


    Tribble REALLY doesn't like the snow - she's too short! I put her down in it and she didn't move.
    [​IMG]


    Dumpling & Nugget don't like it. They didn't want to move, either.
    [​IMG]
     
  2. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

    8,431
    136
    331
    Jan 18, 2008
    Newman Lake, WA
    Oh, that's just some frost compared to what we got overnight and are still getting. [​IMG]
     
  3. FrontPorchIndiana

    FrontPorchIndiana Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 8, 2008
    Indiana
    I love watching their first snow experience. They act like it's toxic waste or something. [​IMG]
     
  4. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    12,147
    102
    311
    Jun 11, 2007
    Quote:Yes, the skidding stops as they plummet down the gangplank in the morning. So funny.
     
  5. snowydiamonds

    snowydiamonds Chillin' With My Peeps

    We call out first dry snow of the year "termination dust" and right now we've been getting dumped on while it rains and snows...32 dgrees...Spring is early this year, along w/winter came early! The ducks and geese love this weather:lol:
     
  6. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

    6,583
    14
    261
    Jun 14, 2008
    South Puget Sound
    Here's Gwen with DBF, the only girl to get coerced into the snow.
    [​IMG]


    Look at all the snow she got on her:
    [​IMG]


    View out my front door:
    [​IMG]
     
  7. mrsengeseth

    mrsengeseth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mine aren't interested in going out into the snow really, but if i make them a few snowballs to put in their run, they peck those to bits.
     
  8. coffeelady3

    coffeelady3 Froths Milk for Hard Cash

    Jun 26, 2008
    Tacoma, WA
    I DO like snow. I DO like snow. I DO like snow... [​IMG]
     
  9. magikchick

    magikchick ~FEATHERFOOTED DIVA~

    Apr 21, 2007
    SW Florida
    Temps in the 80's here today all the group out and pecking around.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by