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The Adventures of BP: "The Great Outdoors"

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by MichiganWoods, Mar 4, 2009.

  1. MichiganWoods

    MichiganWoods DD (Artistic Digital Diva)

    Oct 6, 2008
    West Michigan
    Let me introduce the (almost grown-up) BP, aka "Black Pearl". BP was one of the babies hatched out of a batch of refrigerated eggs. While still in the incubator, she burned her eye on the heating element. Of course both my husband and I babied her from that point forward. She is one of our forever chickens, and we are happy to say she seems to have made a full recovery. She is a mixed breed. We know the sire is an Easter Egger, and we suspect the mother was an Australorp.

    Today's episode (#1) takes us to BP's first ever jaunt outside of the coop and run...

    ^ BP knows she's all that. Those are just some of her boyfriends hovering in the background. But what's this? The front door is open? Perhaps it's time to get a breath of fresh air!

    ^ BP stares at the strange, cold and slippery ground, searching for anything that looks remotely tasty.

    ^ BP discovers that snow isn't all that bad. Hmmm.

    ^ BP skips merrily along, laughing at the boys who refuse to step foot outside. Tra la la!

    ^ BP decides that the outdoors is good as she stumbles upon a few blades of green grass. SCORE!!

    P.S. Yes, I probably find way too much humor in my chickens. [​IMG]
  2. Attack Chicken

    Attack Chicken [IMG]emojione/assets/png/2665.png?v=2.2.7[/IMG] Hu

    Sep 25, 2008
    Indianapolis, IN
    She is very pretty!
  3. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan
    Wow, what a beautiful bird! [​IMG]
  4. sarahloveschickens

    sarahloveschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 26, 2008
    Poconos, PA
    lol funny story shes a pretty bird :]
  5. MichiganWoods

    MichiganWoods DD (Artistic Digital Diva)

    Oct 6, 2008
    West Michigan
    Thank you all. [​IMG]
  6. Opa

    Opa Opa-wan Chickenobi

    May 11, 2008
    Howell Michigan
    Very pretty bird. When we can find pleasure and humor in the simpler things around us we are well on our way in our seach for nirvana.
  7. Kathyschix

    Kathyschix Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 9, 2009
    Duncannon, Pa.
    Great pictures! She is very pretty. [​IMG]
  8. MichiganWoods

    MichiganWoods DD (Artistic Digital Diva)

    Oct 6, 2008
    West Michigan
    I sure hope so, Opa. [​IMG]

    Thank you both. [​IMG]

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