Rooster Tricks and Treats

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by JillsChicks, Oct 6, 2007.

  1. JillsChicks

    JillsChicks Songster

    May 31, 2007
    Western NY
    Let's post rooster stories... I ended up with 7 out of 8 incubated chicks being roosters! I was in denial for about 13 weeks and then had to admit that most of my babies wouldn't be laying anything for the frying pan... I have since found homes for five and have kept two hoping that they'll get along... denial again? And of course, my most beautiful ones were not the friendliest, so off they went. Buck Buck and Prima (Grandpa Munster) just had to be kept.

    Story - My gentle dog got pecked in the eye yesterday by Buck Buck. Wow! He lept up and gave that little rooster a good feather-flying bite. Buck Buck ran off squawking and yelling. Another bit - my chickens love to nestle down into my sheeps' wool - take a look at these pics! Ann and Jill

    These last two were my prettiest roosters that had to go...
  2. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

    May 26, 2007
    north florida
    i have a rosster mix that look jus like the last pic, lol and thats a purty sheep. [​IMG]
  3. Thats so sweet, i love to see animals coexisting like that!
    By the way, when is Halloween, we dont celebrate it much here but we are getting more into it each year!
  4. TundraChick

    TundraChick Songster

    Aug 6, 2007
    West Viriginia
    Oct. 31 and it has become a commercial nightmare here..

    I love the sheep! [​IMG]
  5. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Songster

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    Halloween is Oct. 31 every year. We are all decorated around here. I don't like the scary looking stuff only the cutsie scary stuff so my little ones aren't scared of it.

    Oh yeah, my rooster story. I'm just praying that he really is a rooster at this time. Stories to come hopefully. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Oct 6, 2007
  6. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Songster

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    tundrachick, I know what you mean and if you think halloween is bad about being commercialized, just wait for Christmas. I saw Christmas stuff in the stores in Aug. Way ridiculous. [​IMG]

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