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by TDB
23 Aug 2012, 18:28
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: Which one do I segregate.....
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Which one do I segregate.....

Mavis has started pecking at Bettys back, Betty is now rather bald around her rear end but since Mavis became broody, Betty has had time to recover some what. Now that the brooding is over Mavis is back with vengence, resulting in a rather deep wound on Betty's back. Q's... 1) We have treated the wo...
by TDB
13 Dec 2011, 15:33
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: FIRST EGG
Replies: 13
Views: 341

Re: FIRST EGG

she's doin well is Mavis.
3 eggs in 4 days. )t'
by TDB
13 Dec 2011, 15:31
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: MEMBERS CHICKEN COOP PHOTO'S (PICS ONLY PLEASE)
Replies: 155
Views: 385089

Re: MEMBERS CHICKEN COOP PHOTO'S (PICS ONLY PLEASE)

Chook Hieghts mkI http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t30/pjspaj/Chickens/chickens001.jpg seemed a bit small so bought the extension for the run... Chook Hieghts mkII http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t30/pjspaj/Chickens/chiuckens3006.jpg already thinking about mkIII.
by TDB
13 Dec 2011, 15:27
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: I need some photo's please (Copy from Members Only)
Replies: 14
Views: 1780

Re: I need some photo's please (Copy from Members Only)

Heres my little flock http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t30/pjspaj/Chickens/chiuckens3002.jpg Bluebell The erm. Bluebell http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t30/pjspaj/Chickens/chiuckens3004.jpg Doris the Light Sussex http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t30/pjspaj/Chickens/chiuckens3001.jpg Betty the...
by TDB
11 Dec 2011, 14:07
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: FIRST EGG
Replies: 13
Views: 341

Re: FIRST EGG

Layers all day, hand full of mixed corn for supper, and fresh veg and fruit.
(and weeds flowers grass and sunflowers when in garden)
by TDB
11 Dec 2011, 01:32
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: FIRST EGG
Replies: 13
Views: 341

Re: FIRST EGG

had the egg tonight, fried.

Very pale, and very taste-less +confused+

Is this normal when they start out, or am i missing/not feeding them something i should be +confused+
by TDB
10 Dec 2011, 15:03
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: FIRST EGG
Replies: 13
Views: 341

Re: FIRST EGG

Yes it was perfectly formed, just a tad small.
But well proud of my girls )t'
by TDB
10 Dec 2011, 14:33
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: FIRST EGG
Replies: 13
Views: 341

FIRST EGG

Found our first egg today,, yipeeee

Is it normal for the fist egg to be VERY small??
by TDB
07 Dec 2011, 22:35
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: water in coop?
Replies: 18
Views: 497

Re: water in coop?

Thank You for all your kind welcomes...

Here are a few pics of the girls...
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Run now been extended )t' )t'
by TDB
05 Dec 2011, 23:39
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: water in coop?
Replies: 18
Views: 497

Re: water in coop?

Thanky you very much for the quick response. Didn't want my girls going thirsty.
by TDB
05 Dec 2011, 23:31
Forum: Keeping Chickens and other Poultry
Topic: water in coop?
Replies: 18
Views: 497

water in coop?

Had my girls for a couple of days. They go to bed around 1630 every night and i let them out around 0700 in the morning. The first thing they do when out is drink.. They seem really thirsty. My question is.. Should I be putting water in the coop over night?