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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by lorrishere, May 3, 2017.

  1. lorrishere

    lorrishere Just Hatched

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    I found three feral chickens, one day old.
    Put them in a box.
    Went down to the tractor store to get supplies. They told me I had to get all these things to keep them alive. I live in the rainforest.
    But I just got the medicated feed & water containers.
    I live off grid I'm not going to put on a lamp.
    So that night I put the chickens next to my
    85 lbs yellow Labrador Retriever. Inside on her bed.
    They slept their cozy and warm for 12 hours straight.
    Now a week old.
    But since I caught them feral and they were outside do I need to give them some other kind of medication also?[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. lorrishere

    lorrishere Just Hatched

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    I'm in Hawaii
     
  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    That is the most inventive way to keep chicks warm that I have ever heard of. [​IMG] Of course you don't have our crummy weather.[​IMG]
     
  5. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under lorrishere [​IMG] Welcome!

    Kudos! That is a neat way of keeping the littlies warm. I would love to see a picture?

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.
     
  6. Chicken Girl1

    Chicken Girl1 Stuck back in the 40s Premium Member

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