Waiting out Hurricane Irene (pics)

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by yoie, Aug 27, 2011.

  1. yoie

    yoie Songster

    I live on the Easternshore of Maryland, in the projected path for Hurricane Irene. I feel like we have turned out house into a wildlife reserve [​IMG] I have the two dogs, my eclectus parrot, two groups of baby chicks, my rabbit, and the ducks all in my diningroom. We are just waiting out the storm and hoping for the best. Here are some of the shots of everyone waiting out the storm in my diningroom :[​IMG] The ducks are very mad with me, they can hear the rain outside and want out now!

    Group One Chicks
    Group Two Chicks
    Rabbit Leela
    Group of Ducks
  2. Fluff-n-Feathers

    Fluff-n-Feathers In the Brooder

    Jul 25, 2010
    The ducks may not like you now but they'll thank you later!! [​IMG]
  3. ChickenPeep

    ChickenPeep Faith & Feathers

    May 1, 2011
    Olathe, Kansas
    Hahaha! Thats soo cute!!
  4. yoie

    yoie Songster

    Quote:I told the ducks after the storm passes they can have tons of fun in the giant puddles left behind
  5. yoie

    yoie Songster

    Raining really hard now, yard is starting to get saturated and the ditches are now flooded but everyone is doing great inside!
    Our Backyard
  6. yoie

    yoie Songster

    We all made it through the hurricane. Some backyard flooding and a few branches down but everyone is great! Chickens were so glad to get out of coop this morning, very muddy run but otherwise they are soo happy to be out! The ducks still in house, thier pen in under water, though I don't think they would mind [​IMG]
  7. tamberlin

    tamberlin Songster

    Nov 18, 2010
    Framingham MA
    I'm glad you made it through ok. Irene (or what is left of her) is hitting us this morning. My chickens have a mud pond for a run. All except the old girls are soaked. The old girls are smart and stayed inside and won't let the younger ones back in. I may have to go and put the poor girls in the garage for a while. Hopefully this will dry out soon!
  8. terrilhb

    terrilhb Songster

    Dec 11, 2010
    So glad you all made it through safely.
  9. yoie

    yoie Songster

    Ducks are now outside and loving it! They are swimming in our yard [​IMG]

  10. hennyannie

    hennyannie Songster

    Mar 12, 2011
    North Carolina
    Always nice to see a happy ending.
    Alls well that ends well!

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