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Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Jdc361, Feb 19, 2015.

  1. Jdc361

    Jdc361 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So I decided to drop the bantams because I'm only a beginner and I'd like to start with just 6 egg laying chickens. I also decided to drop the white leghorns because I hear they can fly very well and I'm just going to have these chickens in a 6 ft fenced in run attached to their coop. I just don't want them flying over. Thank you for the info tho!
     
  2. BayBay Peepers

    BayBay Peepers Overrun With Chickens

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    Good luck on your new adventure! My leghorns can fly, but not so much that I think they'd try for a 6 foot fence. I didn't plan to start out with them, but a lady I knew was moving and didn't want to truck them half way across the country. I will say one thing though, they are definitely egg factories.
     
  3. RMorrow

    RMorrow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I commend you on your thoughtful approach to taking on new birds. Too often people make impulse buys and forget the long term commitments to these little beasties. Good on ya!
     

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