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by Happy
Thu Sep 20, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Around the Waterer
Topic: Time for a WebCam
Replies: 5
Views: 102

Re: Time for a WebCam

My brother had rats in his coop last winter. The coop was empty thanks to a fox just before snow fall but they needed rid of the rats and tried for a month to trap them. Couldn't catch one in a trap. The neighbor with a grain dryer directly behind the coop "took care of it". They are incredibly diff...
by Happy
Tue Sep 18, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: introducing new rooster
Replies: 2
Views: 39

Re: introducing new rooster

My 4 1/2 month old Cockerel went to his new home a couple of weeks ago. I've since learned that his new owner chose not to quarantine because she has taken birds from me before and not had issues. This guy was just figuring out he was a boy (cochins mature slowly) and he went in with a mature group ...
by Happy
Sun Sep 16, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Around the Waterer
Topic: Ross
Replies: 21
Views: 206

Re: Ross

Awww Ross, Donna’s poem made me smile and there may have been a tear involved. Very sweet
by Happy
Sun Sep 16, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Around the Waterer
Topic: Ross
Replies: 21
Views: 206

Re: Ross

Happy Birthday Ross!
Hope you have a great day :HappyDance:
by Happy
Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Humour
Topic: The most interesting rooster in the world
Replies: 6
Views: 90

Re: The most interesting rooster in the world

I can't imagine ever having a better rooster than Sherman. He's such a laid back guy. In his older age now he manoevers himself close to me knowing that I always sneak him treats that the ladies don't see. Otherwise he feels compelled to give treats to the girls. I took this picture the other day wh...
by Happy
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Bittersweet nightshade
Replies: 7
Views: 85

Re: Bittersweet nightshade

Thx ladies. In general I figure chickens know what's ok to eat and what's not. But that doesn't explain their cravings for styrofoam or insulation so....
by Happy
Wed Sep 12, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Bittersweet nightshade
Replies: 7
Views: 85

Re: Bittersweet nightshade

Very tiny seeds
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by Happy
Wed Sep 12, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Bittersweet nightshade
Replies: 7
Views: 85

Bittersweet nightshade

I know this is toxic to humans.
My chickens have eaten these berries for years and I haven’t noticed any ill effects but have recently been told I shouldn’t let them. Anybody have info? I see wild birds eating them so wasn’t concerned.
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by Happy
Wed Sep 12, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Photo Contest Submission
Topic: October photo submission
Replies: 0
Views: 20

October photo submission

My name’s Frankie and I like gardening
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