In the jungle, the mighty jungle

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by gritsar, Sep 9, 2010.

  1. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Went out to check on my baby flock (14 weeks old) this morning and I saw that a wild bird, a wren, had somehow got trapped in the pen with them and was frantically flying around.
    Instead of being afraid of it, as I thought the chicks would be, they were stalking it! With my cockerel in the lead, they were waiting for the bird to land on something and then slowly sneaking up on it.
    Once again I am thankful that I'm too big to be considered a meal. Bunch of yard sharks. [​IMG]
     
  2. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    ... the Lion sleeps tonite??
     
  3. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    Quote:We are glad you are too big to be considered a meal too. What would we do without you?
     
  4. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Never forget whom the chicken descended from.
     
  5. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Quote:We are glad you are too big to be considered a meal too. What would we do without you?

    [​IMG] Trust me, despite my size they wouldn't think twice about it should I be knocked unconscious in the chicken yard.
     
  6. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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  7. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Makes you wonder.....with ancestors like that how come chickens don't rule the world?
     
  8. SunnyDawn

    SunnyDawn Sun Lovin' Lizard

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    Quote:We are glad you are too big to be considered a meal too. What would we do without you?

    [​IMG] Trust me, despite my size they wouldn't think twice about it should I be knocked unconscious in the chicken yard.

    That gave me a laugh then a chill! I've seen the way my flock will rip a mouse apart! They are the best mousers but I've also seen how they tear into a chicken that has been hurt by a predator. *shiver* I hope I never pass out in the yard!
     
  9. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Quote:Because they can't ignore the dinner bell long enough to conquer it?
     
  10. BekahBear

    BekahBear Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Because they can't ignore the dinner bell long enough to conquer it?

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