Pic of my brooder. Look what I found in there this morning!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by beckyloveschicks, Aug 26, 2008.

  1. beckyloveschicks

    beckyloveschicks Out Of The Brooder

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  2. bulldog-girl

    bulldog-girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awwww. Did you count the babies to make sure than non are in the kitties belly?[​IMG]
     
  3. beckyloveschicks

    beckyloveschicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes, they are all accounted for. I think he was just watching them.
     
  4. swtangel321

    swtangel321 ~Crazy Egg Lady~

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    ohhh thats cute, i have 2 kittys that love baby chicks also, but would never get in with them. One will cuddle on the floor with them.... Thats so sweet !!!! [​IMG]
     
  5. Jennyhaschicks

    Jennyhaschicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2008
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    That is cute!
    I think it's weird that the kitty didn't try to eat them. I have one big ole cat who catches everything in he can. Mice, moles, birds, chipmunks etc.. The has never once bothered my chickens even as young chicks. He must know they are pets. Weird.
     
  6. luvzmybabz

    luvzmybabz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a cat that loves the chickens the main roo does not love him but will tolerate him. Sometimes he snuggles up to them never hada problem however he was born feral and we have tamed him and he knows he doesn't eat until the chickens do. However I have noticed a drop in the outside mouse population. His name is chicken cat ( I know real original) but I call him chick for short.
     
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  7. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    Quote:Thats not cute... THATS LUCKY!!! LOL I'm surprised she didn't have a "snack" before you found her!!!
     
  8. Chick_a_dee

    Chick_a_dee Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 23, 2008
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    Aw that's so cute... I wish I could leave the brooder open all the time, but I don't trust my cat, he's always trying to make his way in there while I'm feeding them/changing their water, and although they have pecked him on the face (LOL) I'm sure they'd all be dead despite being 6 weeks old in 10 seconds.

    Yes, I have 6 week old chicks in my brooder (n) still working on that blasted coop.
     
  9. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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  10. EllyMae

    EllyMae Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh man, my cats would have had some peep hor d'oeuvres(sp?)
    But my pug...well, she thinks SHE is a chicken!LOL.
    Love the cat picture.
     

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