Where do YOUR chickens sleep at night????

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Meat Hunter, Jun 10, 2011.

  1. Meat Hunter

    Meat Hunter Out Of The Brooder

    May 29, 2011
    In the coop right? Like most normal chickens? Well this past year, we had some bad run ins with predators. Coon, coyote, owls. All the chickens left the coop and now we only have one hen and one rooster. The hen is currently sitting on eggs she laid next to the dogs pen, and the rooster, well the rooster has moved INTO the dog house WITH the dogs. Thats right. In the dog house in one Golden retriever, one Rottweiler and one California White Roo. Every evening we would hear him crow but could never find him. Finally one night while out by the pen, I walked in and listened and said "No way". Climbed in with the flashlight and sure enough, there all 3 were. The roo sitting in between them. What the heck LOL
  2. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

    Nov 18, 2007
    My Coop
  3. Hinotori

    Hinotori Silver Feathers Premium Member

    Apr 27, 2011
    Graham, WA
    I think your rooster found the safest place to sleep! Smart rooster, uses guard dogs
  4. Country Heart

    Country Heart City Girl With A

    Quote:Exactly! Hang on to that one. [​IMG]
  5. Totes Quackers

    Totes Quackers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 17, 2011
    What a clever Roo.. his very own bodyguards! My chooks love to snuggle up in the dog kennel with my 2 dogs during the day when it's cold but at night they do return to the coop!

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