What do you have in common with your chickens?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by hencackle, Apr 27, 2007.

  1. hencackle

    hencackle Songster

    Mar 25, 2007
    Telford, TN
    I'll start....
    I was incubated for 6 weeks (born 2 months premature.) My birthday is in April, most of my chickens hatched in April.
    We love digging in the dirt, sunny days, and spending time with each other.

    It is also appropriate that my DH & I are both born during a Year of the Rooster!
  2. Lunachick

    Lunachick Chicken Slave

    Mar 19, 2007
    Brick, NJ
    Hey Hencacle, I'll let you know when I get them!
  3. homechick

    homechick Songster

    Mar 26, 2007
    Mineola, Tx
    Let's see...
    When it's dark, I usually quiet down.
    I like grapes and corn.
    I went through an akward stage.
    I have a short memory.
    I'll do anything for something yummy.
    I'll eat almost anything.
    When I get something I like, I hog it and run around so nobody else gets it. [​IMG]
    I like the shade.
    I'm protective of my children but I let them explore while I go about my business.
    I've been called scatterbrained.. so... [​IMG]

    Could we compare men to roosters? Lol... that would be interesting.
  4. CarriBrown

    CarriBrown Crowing

    Well.... I was sitting on the lawn chair enjoying a Midori Sour when Kendra came up and starting drinking out of my glass!! [​IMG] Of course I took it away from her, but she wanted more!
    So, I guess my favorite chicken and I both like Midori. [​IMG]
  5. Sherry

    Sherry Songster

    Apr 8, 2007
    Southern WV
    Looks like I have more in common with CarriBrown and Kendra [​IMG] than I do my chickens. MMMMM, Midori.
  6. chickbea

    chickbea Songster

    Jan 18, 2007
    Quote:This is the funniest thing! Have you noticed that they also hoot for joy when they do this? If they would just quietly eat the treat, no one else would know they had it!
  7. Barnyard Dawg

    Barnyard Dawg Songster

    Feb 7, 2007
    Northern California
    We both like gardening.[​IMG]
  8. AccidentalFarm

    AccidentalFarm Songster

    Mar 29, 2007
    I, like the birds, am practically comatose after sundown. [​IMG]
  9. hencackle

    hencackle Songster

    Mar 25, 2007
    Telford, TN
    Midori for chickens?! Well, I thought the recipe for Drunken Chicken called for a can of beer. [​IMG]

    Homechick, comparing men to roosters sounds like fun.
  10. BeckyLa

    BeckyLa Songster

    Jan 11, 2007
    N. Louisiana
    I think the thing I have most in common with my chickens is this constantly walking through chicken poop.[​IMG]

    Now roosters and men, lets see.....

    that annoysome bumping of chests
    who crows the loudest
    sweetly invites the hens to dinner only to jump on them for some.........
    prove their prowess by sounding alarms when there's really nothing there
    refuse to ask directions (have you ever seen a roo ask directions?)
    track mud/dirt into the coop
    feel like they have to show the hens the fine art of nest building and where to lay their eggs (like they don't know already?)
    Last edited: Apr 27, 2007

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