Ouch! Wearing shorts can be hazardous!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Princess Lay-a, Jun 22, 2010.

  1. Princess Lay-a

    Princess Lay-a Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Walking amongst my 5 week old chicks while wearing shorts today and found that chicks can be heck on your legs if they spot a mole or anything obviously not skin! YOW!!![​IMG]
     
  2. Critter Crazed

    Critter Crazed Chicken Cuddlin' Cheesehead

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    I know! Then when they try to jump in your lap and their nails scratch you! I have plenty of scratches on me from them.
     
  3. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

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    Yes and they like toes too....never go barefoot or with sandals. They will have you hopping! [​IMG]
     
  4. Princess Lay-a

    Princess Lay-a Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Yes, my boys found out they go after the "piggies" through sandals!
     
  5. Sunshyne276

    Sunshyne276 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, I know what you mean! I have a young pullet that will misheviously sneak up on me, and nip my ankles! lol
    I love her, she's a sweetheart, but it startles the life out of me everytime! lol
     
  6. PineappleMama

    PineappleMama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Brave Lady You Are... chicken am I
     
  7. ParlorCityChickens

    ParlorCityChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] OUCH I got a toe pecked yesterday, It made me jump!
     
  8. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    I hear ya! They are always trying to peck my freckles! [​IMG]
     
  9. Princess Lay-a

    Princess Lay-a Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a few that are really tenacious, they chomp down and hang on!! [​IMG]
     

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