Monthly Archives: June 2009

Birdie says thanks, Chadd!

Our young friend, Chadd, posted a comment on Birdie’s “Everyone’s entitled to an opinion” post, saying that Birdie is welcome to come visit him and “be treated like an only child”. Chadd and Birdie go way back: That was nice … Continue reading

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Oh, and another thing…

There is a fair amount of confusion over  Auracaunas, Ameraucanas and Easter Eggers. One doesn’t have to dig very far to come up with contradictory pronouncements about what does/does not define one of these breeds. One general rule, although not … Continue reading

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So, where were we?

Technical difficulties. No web cam. No Internet. Why worry about North Korea when our more immediate fates are in the hands of diabolical IT techs who can muck up your digital world in a heartbeat and then CHARGE you for it. … Continue reading

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And you thought I was crazy?

It’s a given that this chicken journey smacks just a bit of the cockeyed. “Too much time on their hands” is probably the first thought, followed by “do they allow involuntary commitment in California?”.  I think we’ve managed to keep … Continue reading

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Almost forgot.

Here’s what Hope’s eggs will look like. Buff Orpingtons are supposed to be excellent layers, so we look forward to getting lots of these!

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Hope

Here’s Hope at three weeks old. It’s getting harder and harder to take their pictures – they move so fast!!!! We’ve been fogged in here all week; no sun until quite late in the afternoons, so the chicks aren’t getting … Continue reading

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Everyone’s entitled to an opinion

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