I let the girls free range and what do they do?? (pics)

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by TheJuan-n-Only, Sep 5, 2011.

  1. TheJuan-n-Only

    TheJuan-n-Only Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 10, 2010
    Tampa
    So the boys are gone (no more roos [​IMG]) and a new girl joined the flock...today I finally let "the new flock" free ranged. They are cooped up most of the day in a 5'x10' run 5'x4' coop and what do they do? They go into the small cage, the one I had the new girl in (so they could meet each other!)

    all cramped up!!! I had to take them out! lol
    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]


    Other pics:

    The new girl Cookoo Marans named by my kid "Loca"

    [​IMG]


    Without the boys, they just wont go too far from the coop yet!

    [​IMG]

    HEY! How did you get to that side!!?

    [​IMG]

    The reds (Minerva and Pandora)

    [​IMG]

    The EEs [Thalia (white) and Diana(other! lol)]...never mind pandora back there!!! lol

    [​IMG]

    I don't think my dogs would approve!!!

    [​IMG]
     
  2. lcw1995

    lcw1995 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 27, 2010
    Marysville Ohio
    u sure yur white ee is a hen
    looks a bit rooish
    mayb its just me
     
  3. hennyannie

    hennyannie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2011
    North Carolina
    Hey, that's what free ranging is all about, you go where you please! Nice flock you have there.
     
  4. 10 point

    10 point country boy

    Feb 19, 2011
    LaFayette, NY
    [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. anderson8505

    anderson8505 Peace, Love & Happy Chickens

    I think they thought the new hen's cage was the elevator to the mall. That's what chicks do when we get together!!!
    [​IMG]
     
  6. TheJuan-n-Only

    TheJuan-n-Only Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 10, 2010
    Tampa
    Quote:not really 100% sure....she/he is @ the bottom of the pecking order, even now that the boys are gone, her comb was smaller than the confirm roo ee yet a little bigger than the confirn hen...who knows!!! lol...but then again the body of "the confirmed hen" looks rooish to me! lol
     
  7. TheJuan-n-Only

    TheJuan-n-Only Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 10, 2010
    Tampa
    Quote:[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  8. lvchicken

    lvchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 1, 2011
    Quote:[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  9. CC1892

    CC1892 Chillin' With My Peeps

    167
    4
    83
    Jul 13, 2011
    East Coast
    Juan! I like your screen name! [​IMG]
    Good looking family, flock and assorted pets (your BYC page).
    I noticed you have chicken nipples on a pitcher- I made mine about 2 months ago, and boy what a difference
    it made...clean and dry living for the girls!
    Speaking of girls, I agree with you, and think the white EE looks like a hen, and the orange EE looks like a Roo (saddle feathers?).


    Have fun!
     
  10. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    28,907
    116
    408
    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by