Category Archives: Chickens & Turkeys

I dunno what it is…

I dunno what it is, but these ladies always make me think they are up to something. I mean, look at them! Do they look trustworthy? Always lurking in pairs, whispering about their nefarious plans for world domination. Maybe I … Continue reading

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Making a Splash

Isn’t she lovely, despite the dirty look she is giving the camera? I do love the splash birds.  They always look so put together with their messy feather coloring. To me, the splash coloring looks like a wash-and-wear hairstyle.  Except … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Ferdinand

This is my new rooster, Ferdinand. I’ve got a little spot in my heart for birchen colored roosters. Let me tell you about Ferdie’s first week at our house. Day One: Scratch, scratch, crow, crow, scratch, scratch. Day Two: Scratch, … Continue reading

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A rooster, methinks

Check out this little guy.  He’s half Aloha, half Speckled Sussex, and when this picture was taken a few weeks ago, he was most definately a rooster.   Now he looks even MORE roo-ey, if it is possible. He’s one … Continue reading

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The waiting is finally over

Its finally March and the waiting for spring to arrive its finally over. It really felt like it would never get here. These beauties seemed to pop up over night. They do put a smile on your face though don’t … Continue reading

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