What does FREEDOM Mean to YOU?? Pic Heavy

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by mtnhomechick, Oct 12, 2008.

  1. mtnhomechick

    mtnhomechick Songster

    Jun 27, 2008
    Mountain Home, AR
    This is the first week I have let my girls free range. They love it.

  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits...

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    i am so jealous!..look at that awesome dog just sitting there!...[​IMG]..my girls would have been goners if that was my dog....[​IMG]....nice pics!, Wendy
  3. redoak

    redoak Songster

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
    Looks like a bunch of happy hens, thanks for sharing.
  4. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    What a lucky bunch of girls.
  5. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan
    Ha ha ha, seeing all the disturbed mulch reminded me of the hens I had when I lived with my parents during high school. They would get into my mom's flowerbeds, dustbathe, and kick the mulch EVERYWHERE. My mom would have me rake it back into the garden and sweep the sidewalk at the front entrance if necessary.

    Those pics you shared are great! They look healthy and happy. I love the one of the two big, fat hens wandering through the woods. [​IMG]
  6. mtnhomechick

    mtnhomechick Songster

    Jun 27, 2008
    Mountain Home, AR
    Quote:She's my " ChickenSitter".
  7. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    i am diggin' the leghorns. they crack me up. those floppy combs always make them look 'nervous' when they move their heads!

    they all look like they are having a fabulous time!
  8. ruth

    ruth Life is a Journey

    Jul 8, 2007
    Woodville, MS
    A beautiful, happy flock. They will slowly get more courageous and venture farther and farther. They are going to LOVE those woods and leaves to dig through. My flock are all total free rangers as well. They wouldn't know what to do if I locked them up. It's funny to hear crowing coming from the middle of the woods.
  9. mtnhomechick

    mtnhomechick Songster

    Jun 27, 2008
    Mountain Home, AR
    Quote:When they go too far....my dog Sadie walks them in. Last week one rode in on her.......too funny! Naturally, it was a Leghorn.
  10. Chirpy

    Chirpy Balderdash

    May 24, 2007
    Absolutely gorgeous place where you live there. Your chickens must be in heaven getting to free range around your home.

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