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Sally the cochin crashes the Graduation party (with pic!)

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by awheel11, Jul 2, 2010.

  1. awheel11

    awheel11 Chirping

    Jun 23, 2010
    My sister graduated from high school this year and we were having a party at our house. My almost two year old cousin wanted to go see the "buk buks" (code for chickens, he also refuses to call me Angela. I have been dubbed Buk Buk by him as well [​IMG]) So he went out to where they had been penned up for the day and immediately found his favorite hen, Sally. Sally is a bantam cochin and LOVES kids. Ethan scooped her out and rushed to go show mom his chicken....right into the graduation party. Oh my, the surprise on people's faces to see Sally! Ethan took her around to show everyone! Even to a 98 year old woman who replied, "My goodness! Is that a chicken? But its so friendly!" Sally was just a doll through the whole ordeal and believe me, Ethan hasn't quite mastered the proper handling techniques yet [​IMG] Here's a pic of the two cuties [​IMG]


    Hope you enjoyed the story!
  2. ZepChick

    ZepChick Songster

    Apr 27, 2008
    coos bay OR
    That is so funny! Beautiful Cochin!
  3. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

    Mar 20, 2008
    NW Kentucky
    How Precious! That is a good girl Sally. There ain't nothing wrong with a chicken crashing a party. [​IMG]
  4. kathyinmo

    kathyinmo Nothing In Moderation 9 Years

    Sweet Sally! What a nice surprise for the party!

    Loved the story!
  5. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

    Sweet Sally [​IMG]
  6. joletabey

    joletabey SDWD!!!!

    Apr 9, 2009
    western NC
    What a pair of sweeties- I bet that precious boy did more to promote chickens in those few moments than you know!
  7. awheel11

    awheel11 Chirping

    Jun 23, 2010
    Quote:You bet he did! I had a family ask me all kinds of questions about chickens before they left because they were considering getting some now [​IMG]
  8. froggie71

    froggie71 Songster

    Apr 18, 2009
    Shamong, NJ
    Really cute! You mean chickens don't always go to parties? The last party we went to we brought a Mama hen with 10 chicks that she hatched out. They were a huge hit! Your little cousin has the right idea [​IMG]
  9. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
  10. FowlLanguage

    FowlLanguage In the Brooder

    Jan 14, 2010
    Anchorage, AK
    How could a chicken possibly do anything to a party other than make it better?

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