The 7th Annual BYC Easter Hatch-A-Long!

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by Happy Chooks, Jan 20, 2016.

  1. ronott1

    ronott1 Daily Digest Guru Premium Member Project Manager

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    Don't we all dream about chickens?
     
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  2. TJordan

    TJordan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes. But I dreamed I WAS IN THE EGG ABOUT TO HATCH!!! [​IMG][​IMG] my husband says I've lost my mind.
     
  3. aplynn

    aplynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My husband caught me in the middle of a very intense conversation with my rooster Big Red the other day. He looked at me have me a big hug and said that he loves me no matter how insane I am. Lol
     
  4. Hurley

    Hurley Egg Of A Different Color

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    As an Iowa native, now living in Wisconsin, cold tolerance is a given. It's a balmy 18 this am and dropping. However, from the other end of the scale, I lived west of Phoenix for 4 years. I was amazed a the heat tolerance I built up! On the flip side, when I left AZ, moved to Indianapolis (which is quite temperate in comparison to the frozen north), I felt like such a wuss. I remember it being like 50 degrees out and I literally had on a winter coat and my nose was ice cold to the touch. How embarassing for a native Iowan! I've since adjusted back and am back to tolerating the cold quite well, but not quite as well as I used to. On the up side, I've held on to some of that heat tolerance, not nearly so miserable in the summertime now.

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  5. Sally Sunshine

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  6. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Glad Jasmine is improving.

    Yep, ducks, geese, turkeys................they all count as long as they are your birds.

    If your broodies are committed, they should do fine. Have these birds been broody and hatched chicks before? I'm always careful in giving eggs to a first time broody.
     
  7. Sahwithchicks

    Sahwithchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    What does "domestic fowl" refer to? Domesticated? Or no birds originated in other countries? :oops:
     
  8. Sally Sunshine

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  9. Sally Sunshine

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    Domesticated Fowl = tame and kept as a pet or on a farm.
     
  10. Sahwithchicks

    Sahwithchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ahh, I think happy Chooks explained it to me ;)

    Good morning all.
     

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