You know you love your chickens when...

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by lexielou623, Oct 22, 2015.

  1. potato chip

    potato chip lunch-sharer

    I do that with my dog. I always save a little bit for her even if it's really yummy.
  2. Hholly

    Hholly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 3, 2015
    Amo, IN
    I always say "Good morning chickens!" and "good night" to my chickens. Glad I'm not the only one. [​IMG]
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  3. 45ishChickenMom

    45ishChickenMom Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 8, 2015
    When most of the pictures on your phone are of your chickens instead of your kids....
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  4. rIrs roost

    rIrs roost Sir Crows A lot

    Aug 20, 2015
    Rockingham NC
    X2 lol guilty.
  5. SusanD

    SusanD Chillin' With My Peeps

    You actually look forward to getting up early, because you get to spend a few minutes with your chickens before going to work.
  6. SusanD

    SusanD Chillin' With My Peeps

    Your family gives you chicken themed stuff (blanket, egg carton) for Christmas, and you like it.
  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    Yep, I am guilty of quite a few of the above also plus a couple not mentioned like …

    Buying eggs at the supermarket to scramble and feed to them when they are off the lay.

    Scheduling any weekend trip to the movies so that we attend a session which allows us to be home in time to ensure the girls get to bed OK.

    Planning and preparing the night before what is for their breakfast the next morning and delivering it before coffee, shower etc.

    Making them special treats on their birthday [or should that be hatchday? [​IMG]] and at Christmas.

    Racing through the housework in double time so that supervised free range is for as long as possible.

    Working from home so that if there is an issue, I am close by and if I do have to work on site, ringing hubby at lunch time to ask how they are.

    Yep, I know .. I have a problem, but they are family! [​IMG]
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  8. JacksFarmNGardn

    JacksFarmNGardn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 26, 2015
    New York

    Not just at night,anytime! I just used that as an example,cause well...I didn't think anyone even talked to their chickens,let alone say night night,like putting the actual kids to bed! My 2 buff orps are so friendly, when i'm just doing something outside,i stop to go in and pet and talk to them! Lol
  9. yochickiemomma

    yochickiemomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 8, 2015
    When they all run to you when you talk to them and they talk back. When you make them warm oatmeal before bed time cuz its cold out. When you make them aprons cuz they are molting and it's cold out and you don't want them to get cold.
  10. Peanutsmomma

    Peanutsmomma Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

    When part of their recovering from a mating injury includes watching football by the fire. [​IMG]

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