post your chicken/bird metaphors/idioms here

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by backdoorchicken, May 31, 2010.

  1. backdoorchicken

    backdoorchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    "what's someone of her age doing with hair like that - she's no spring chicken!"
     
  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Happy as a chicken in the corn patch.
     
  3. Sunny Side Up

    Sunny Side Up Count your many blessings...

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    [​IMG] Mad as a wet hen!!!
     
  4. Camelot Farms

    Camelot Farms Chickenista

    Like water off of a duck's back.
     
  5. michickenwrangler

    michickenwrangler To Finish Is To Win

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    Harder than getting socks on a rooster
     
  6. SallyF

    SallyF Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do ducks (or chickens) have lips? (used as an answer to a question with an obvious answer)
     
  7. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Like a hen peck!
     
  8. SmartyChick

    SmartyChick An Official Milkmaid

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    This weather makes me feel all cooped up! [​IMG]
     
  9. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Dont count your chicks before they hatch! [​IMG]
     
  10. slackwater

    slackwater Chillin' With My Peeps

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    rules the roost
    hen pecked
    flew the coop

    Funny, I wanted to start a thread like this...so now I'm just jumping in on yours [​IMG] I had a WHOLE BUNCH in my head...but now can only think of those three (in addition to some of the ones already listed)
     

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