My New Chickens

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Laurena, May 18, 2008.

  1. Laurena

    Laurena Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 30, 2008
    Yippeee , I have chickens !!!! I'm so excited , I've wanted chickens for many years and finally have some .

    I picked up these six one year old ISA hens last night . I've already gotten three eggs from them .

    On the drive home I was being asked if we could get some barred rocks and today there was talk of building a second coop/run . I think it's safe to say we're hooked .

    Anyway , here are a few pictures of the new gals .






    My cat watching the chickens .
  2. lurky

    lurky Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 4, 2007
    Western MA
    OMG....I love that cat!!!
  3. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    Congrats! [​IMG]
  4. hcammack

    hcammack Overrun With Chickens

    Oct 5, 2007
    Nice hens welcome the addiction ! you must have more chickens !

  5. Laurena

    Laurena Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 30, 2008
    Lurky - Hehe , thanks . The cats name is Mister , well his full name is Mister Grumpy Pants . I got him along with his three siblings when they were 11 weeks old , they were all feral , I was the foster home through a local cat rescue . I tamed down his siblings with in the first few weeks and they all got adopted out , but not Mister . He hissed , he spat , he clawed , he bit , he growled , he HATED people . It took me over six months to get to the point were I could touch him without welding gloves on . We originally had no intentions on keeping him hence the silly name , it was supposed to be temp . We eventually tamed him down but by that time we were just too in love with him so he became a permanent resident here . Now he's the most cuddly kitty ever .
    Last edited: May 18, 2008
  6. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

    Feb 4, 2007
    Leesville, SC
    They are beeeyootiful birds. You done good.

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