Old chicks (and Roos)

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by theuglychick, May 18, 2016.

  1. theuglychick

    theuglychick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was so impressed with one member's 9 year old brahma that I have to ask, does anyone else have any old(er) birds, or had birds that lived well into their golden years? Please share their stories and pics! It'll be a great way to honor their memory of they're no longer with us, or celebrate the ones you do still have :)
     
  2. teach1rusl

    teach1rusl Love My Chickens

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    Here are three of my original girls (Mary Ann, Dixie, and June Bug) that I got in 2009. They're all much slower than they use to be, and Dixie has been hobbling a bit for the past six months or so, but they all still lay a few eggs per week when the weather is nice (although they completely stopped through late fall/winter). I love my oldies [​IMG]
     
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  3. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    They're precious! [​IMG]
     
  4. BY Bob

    BY Bob Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just love that photo. I hope mine live that long.
     

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