Thanks to everybody!!!(Lots-o-pics)

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by max13077, May 7, 2008.

  1. max13077

    max13077 Songster

    Hi Everybody,

    Just wanted to thank all of you who helped me start up this new hobby of mine. I have always wanted to keep chickens but never had the time. This year was the time. Here’s a little retrospective of the last few months of my first flock.

    My chicks a few day old

    Just switched over to shavings

    Everybody seems happy

    Mom got her buddy

    The chicks at a few weeks old

    “You got some food!!??”

    The chicks and their first trip outdoors!

    Well they were getting big and were going to outgrow their house pretty soon. I needed to start on the coop.

    Leveling up the ground

    Getting things laid out

    “Is it level that way?”

    Got the floor down


    Cue frame up

    Plywood was kind of pricey for me. However I’ve sealed and pained the heck out of the wafer board, so we’ll hope it’s good.

    Fast forward to this afternoon

    The girls were moved out into the coop this past Saturday. They seem to like it, especially outside!!! Love the grass!!! They are 9 and a half weeks old


    Jeenies a super nice puppy dog, but she’s not really diggin’ these new yard buds!!
  2. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

    Oct 5, 2007
    Great pictures your chickens look very healthy and your coop looks great. Your dog also looks fat and happy [​IMG] .

  3. GlacierNan

    GlacierNan In the Brooder

    Mar 22, 2008
    I love the pictures! Great coop!
    Thanks for sharing!
  4. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    Wow,, I love the progression and the coop and run are great. You can tell the ladies are happy, they look like they are discussing who will roost where!
  5. CarriBrown

    CarriBrown Crowing

    They've really grown! Thanks for showing us pics. [​IMG]
  6. antiquebuff

    antiquebuff Songster

    Feb 27, 2008
    Franklin, NC
    Wonderful photos of all your progress! Great Job...[​IMG]
  7. sweetshoplady

    sweetshoplady Songster

    Feb 4, 2008
    Venice, Florida
    Nice flock! I love your coop! You did a really good job. I love the roosting levels. Looks like it will be easy to clean. Your ladies look like they like their new place.[​IMG]

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