Why chickens?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by petejd, Dec 30, 2011.

  1. petejd

    petejd Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 25, 2011
    Bluffton, SC.
    Why did we get chickens, when these are here everyday?[​IMG][​IMG]:lau
    Last edited: Dec 30, 2011
  2. greenpeeps

    greenpeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2009
    Greenford, Ohio
    A friend of ours had two wild turkeys that always hung around. Slowly they started hanging out with their chickens, and then began roosting with the chickens at night. They became part of the flock and lived there for over a year, until the neighbor decided they wanted a turkey for Christmas dinner and shot the tom... shortly after the hen left the flock and hasn't been seen since...
  3. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

    We have Turkey come around our place too. Being the fanatic that I am, I caught three turkeys just to observe them, then I let them go. That was an interesting experience. [​IMG]

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