What's next?

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by Country Heart, Jul 26, 2011.

  1. Country Heart

    Country Heart City Girl With A

    So far I have chickens and cats. Blame it on my upcoming empty nest, but, more and more I find myself daydreaming about what's next.

    What animals do you have besides chickens, and how well do they get along with each other?
  2. User66184

    User66184 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 23, 2010
    East Coast, Virgina
    We have Turkeys, phestants, & Dogs. They all seem to get along just fine, the dogs don't dare bother the chickens, They just run around with them, The phesants. Well they dont like people or other Predators so they fly/run/ect. The turkey doesnt mind the dogs, But the dogs are scared of her, lol. All pets get along perfectly fine here!!

    -Nikky :3
  3. Mattemma

    Mattemma Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 12, 2009
    We have 8chickens,2 dogs,3 cats, 2guinea pigs,2 rabbits,and 40+ tadpoles.In the winter we usually take in a few frogs and toads till spring.
  4. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Ducks, goats, dogs, rabbits. I LOVE MY RABBITS!!!!!
  5. ChooksinChoppers

    ChooksinChoppers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 24, 2011
    Ocala, Florida.
    We have 4 chickens, 2 dogs, 2 cats (strays that my DD is feeding) and 10 bettas and yeah a small pond of tadpoles [​IMG] and soon to have a bunch more critters once we get our farm.
    Last edited: Jul 26, 2011
  6. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

    Oct 7, 2010
    Central, Illinois
    This is gonna involve thinking...

    I've lost count of how many there are but we have Chickens, Ducks, Dogs (All but 1 is outdoors), Cats (Outdoors), Fish (I only have 2 left I did have 100 breeders, Sold most of them.)
    Oh and I just put in a order for 16 Guinea Keets! [​IMG]
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  7. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 28, 2011
    4 cats, 2 big dogs, 8 chickens, 2 hamsters, fish as of right now. We talked the kids in letting go of the snakes. I'd like to be down 1-2 more cats. We are not replacing any cat losses until we are down to 2. We've had guinea pigs in the past as well. We like having animals here.
  8. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    We have cats/dogs/ cockatiel in the house. (ohh and a baby goose..)
    Outside i have PB pigs/chickens/geese
  9. Glenmar

    Glenmar Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 17, 2011

  10. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

    Oct 7, 2010
    Central, Illinois
    Oh and the eggs in the incubator don't count either! [​IMG]

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