Mother hen hugging her chick

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by frankie5316, Apr 25, 2008.

  1. frankie5316

    frankie5316 Songster

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    Last edited: Apr 26, 2008
  2. debakadeb

    debakadeb Songster

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    That is so adorable [​IMG] Thanks for sharing.
     
  3. Lanissa86

    Lanissa86 Songster

    Mar 26, 2008
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    SOOOOOOO CUTE!!! Love this picture! [​IMG]
     
  4. RioLindoAz

    RioLindoAz Sleeping

    Jul 8, 2007
    Yuma, Arizona
    sheesh!!! That baby chick is a good flyer! how high from the ground is the roost?


    P.S. You should post that pic in the broody hen contest
     
  5. frankie5316

    frankie5316 Songster

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    its pretty high, but he climbs half way up a ladder and jumps on the roost from there
     
  6. RioLindoAz

    RioLindoAz Sleeping

    Jul 8, 2007
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    The little chick looks like such a momma's boy [​IMG] Look at him, showing off his momma!
     
  7. jorgey

    jorgey In the Brooder

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    That is a great picture! Thanks for sharing.
     
  8. frankie5316

    frankie5316 Songster

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    haha, yeah it really is. He will follow her just about anywhere, shes the only reason the chick started sitting on the roost, haha
     
  9. love-my-wolves

    love-my-wolves Songster

    Mar 14, 2008
    Front Royal, VA
    That's a great picture!!! A keeper for sure!!! Congrats on the cuties, both mom and baby!
     
  10. Acre of Blessings

    Acre of Blessings Canning/Sewing Addict

    Apr 3, 2008
    Axton, VA
    jUST LIKE MOST MOTHERS, ALWAYS KEEPING THAT BABY CLOSE BY. SHE LOOKS LIKE A GOOD MAMA. [​IMG]
     

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