Saturday, May 12

Hens in the Sun Today!

 
 


Always makes me realise how hens should live!
We are getting 3 more girls to join the brood.
Need to do some research - I THINK it is best to introduce them when it is dark!

Watch this space.
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  1. Who is the black beauty?
    Jane x

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    1. Her name is Bev Jane and she lays blue eggs. She also chooses to sleep on top of the pile of logs in the henhouse.

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  2. Oh that is a lovely post. Love the black one, especially.
    Good luck with the newcomers. I expect they will soon find their pecking order.
    Maggie X

    Nuts in May

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    1. Well Maggie we are planning the arrival of the new hens on Monday evening. They belong to my Sister in Law, but circumstances meant they were looking for a new home - SIL will be able to visit them whenever, so it wont be so bad for her as she thinks the world of them. 3 more eggs a day for us!

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  3. Great photos, the chickens are so pretty. I love that Bev Jane lays blue eggss.
    Will there be lots of pecking going on till they all get to be friend ?
    What do you do with all the eggs ?

    cheers, parsnip

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  4. I, too, am wondering about all those eggs! You'll turn into a chicken yourself if you two eat that many each day! :D

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  5. Just look at those two old chooks sitting there like they are having a good old gossip session!

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  6. Ooh! Can't wait to see your new arrivals!
    You have to play Santa and deliver them under cover of darkness, which should be fun ;) Hope the introductions go well!

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  7. What a happy brood, they are living as nature intended Denise - it's a good life!

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Thank you for your comments, always nice to know somebody has taken the time to let me know what they think.

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