Pics of my rescue chicks.

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by 00 Turok, Apr 13, 2012.

  1. 00 Turok

    00 Turok Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 10, 2012
    Nacogdoches, Tx
    I rescued these 2 from the highway 6 weeks ago today. They were just tiny, yellow fuzz balls then. [​IMG][​IMG]

    Using me as a perch. They 1st started doing this a week ago, when I brought them some food & couldn't wait for me to give it to them & flew into my arms like falcons. [​IMG]


    Look at those claws.

    Alright Airial/Aero... what's with all the butt pics? Face the camera like Feathers.

    Feathers decided to see the view from my shoulder.

    I recommend long sleeves for those with sensitive skin. Finally a face pic of Airial/Aero, but he/she is looking down.

    Now they got me building this...[​IMG]

    With all of this.[​IMG]
  2. lincolnsilkies

    lincolnsilkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 27, 2011
    Lincoln Nebraska
    Thats was so nice of you to give them a home! They sure are cute birds![​IMG]
  3. awww pretty girls! yup, i said girls. what were they doing out on the highway???? great for you to rescue them. They will reward you 100's of times over with their love and eggs. but you realize, you have started down the road to chicken math grasshopper...... [​IMG]
  4. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

    May 11, 2010
    Ahh, chickens love their human perches!
  5. RedIII

    RedIII Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 30, 2011
    Tooele, Utah
    Cute! Love the pictures and story. Good for you for taking them in and giving them a good home. It looks like they really love and trust you. Nice work!
  6. 00 Turok

    00 Turok Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 10, 2012
    Nacogdoches, Tx
    @ fishnet1971... Ahh yes, the dreaded chicken math I've been reading about. [​IMG] I had to resist with GREAT effort not to buy any of the peeps, when I was at TSC buying supplies for my chickies. It appears these 2 have infected me & now my condition is chronic. Not sure how long I got before I succumb to Chicken Math Syndrome, but I know I won't make it after I finish the coop & run.

    So you think Airial/Aero is an Airial ? I suspected it might be a rooster, because of the red coloring on its comb where as Feather's is orange. I hope they are both hens. They cry when they get separated from each other. They hate being apart.
  7. rparrny

    rparrny Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 2, 2012
    So THAT's what happened to me...CHICKEN MATH...I got four Gingernut Rangers and when I went for supplies I decided to get 2 RIR to keep them company...turns out NY state law says minimum is now I have TEN! My Rangers just laid their first two eggs today! Yeah, I'm hooked....

  8. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Good for you for rescuing them! [​IMG] They are very spoiled. [​IMG] Looks like they're going to have a real nice coop! Enjoy!
  9. GardenGal

    GardenGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 11, 2011
    Western WA
    You should really have a few more because those two will rattle around in that big old coop :D Plus after you taste real eggs you won't be able to stomach those pale commercial eggs. Good for you for rescuing them!

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