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Moving…very…slowly…

One of the beauties of being a hen is that you have no teeth and thus no reason to ever, ever, spend three hours in a dentist’s chair, two-and-a-half of them with a saw clattering and whirring and going szszszszszszs szszszszszs  … Continue reading

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Q: What do they eat?

Baby chicks are fed what is referred to as “starter” feed, which comes in “crumble” or “mash” form. We’re using crumbles, as that’s what the feed store has.  It looks more or less like grated cardboard.  Am guessing it tastes … Continue reading

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