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Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by kelliepulido, Nov 7, 2011.

  1. kelliepulido

    kelliepulido Songster

    Mar 18, 2008
    st.john's mi
    Looking in the chicken yard and found a nest 10 babies under this mama.It has been below freezing at night for awhile now.I moved them all into the nursery area in the barn [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Nov 20, 2011

  2. Chick1043

    Chick1043 Songster

    Jun 5, 2011
    Idaho
    AaaAaaw!! [​IMG] Did you know she was hatching eggs? :)
     
  3. Chic-n-farmer

    Chic-n-farmer Showers of Blessings

    [​IMG] I got the same surprise on November 1 with eight babies!
     
  4. kelliepulido

    kelliepulido Songster

    Mar 18, 2008
    st.john's mi
    no idea the weeds are really tall and thick in their yard,it helps protect them from the hawks.since fall has hit and most of the weeds are dying down I happened upon her jiust heard the babies peeping
    [​IMG]I brought them all in the barn
     
  5. Knock Kneed Hen

    Knock Kneed Hen California Dream'in Chickens

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    Precious! I bet mama appreciates the move. [​IMG]
     
  6. specklesmom

    specklesmom Songster

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    What a wonderful surprise!!!
     
  7. Farm_Maven

    Farm_Maven Songster

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    pretty babies!
     

  8. lcw1995

    lcw1995 Songster

    Nov 27, 2010
    Marysville Ohio
    thats pretty cool.
    keep us updated with pics?
     
  9. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

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    Aw, bless her heart!
     
  10. RoyRooster

    RoyRooster In the Brooder

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    Congrats. Watching a mama-hen with her chicks is one my favorite parts of the hobby. [​IMG]
     

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