Thing you like most about chickens

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by chloezoebob101, Feb 21, 2012.

  1. Mine is the way they don't think i can see them when they try to nonchalantly get through the door when i count them.[​IMG] its a hoot!
  2. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2010
    Forest Grove, OR
    Unlike my dogs, their poop is useful. I like that a lot.
  3. i love the way they run!
  4. hispoptart

    hispoptart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 14, 2011
    NW Colorado

    LOL Me too!
  5. OnceAroundTheBlock

    OnceAroundTheBlock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 24, 2011
    Western North Carolina
    How they fall over themselves trying to get as close to me as possible as I walk by their run to the mailbox.
  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    They make me laugh every day.
    I love the look on a hen's face when she's laying an egg and the look she gives you afterwards when she realises you've been watching.
    I love the sound chicks make when you cuddle them and they relax in your hands.
    Oh, and the way they come flying when you're bringing them food or treats and they were off free ranging.
  7. Coveacres

    Coveacres Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 10, 2012
    Ellensburg, WA
    For me its probably how they swarm me and peck at my shoe-laces anytime I enter the run or coop. I did a bit of work on my coop recently and had to re-tie my shoes four times in a fifteen minute time frame.

    Or... How I can call some 75 birds just by shaking some scratch in a plastic cup. Its a chicken stampeed. :)
  8. chickitty

    chickitty Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 18, 2012
    Mangilao, Guam
    I love when my baby chicks run to me when i call them and when i give treats to them!!! I also love it when they cuddle around my neck!! They are just soooo fluffy and cute!!!! [​IMG][​IMG]
  9. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

    May 11, 2010
    I love the Wattle Wave:












  10. Nitrous

    Nitrous Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 28, 2011
    Coeur d'Alene, ID
    I walk out on the back porch and they "rush the stage". I raise my hands and say "Hello SPOKANE!" In that moment, I am a rock star.

    I love how busy they are. They dig, scratch, chase a bug, drink some water, peck at black spots on the wall/floor, flap, for no reason, run like a herd of dinosaurs, dig a hole, lay an egg, announce to the world that an egg just came out of their butt!, sit on the egg, move the egg around, dig a hole to lay in and put themselves to bed, at night.

    Busy busy busy.

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