Category Archives: Chickens

Bye Blog

One of the drawbacks of owning chickens is that you can’t keep them in a one bedroom apartment in the city. So since I’m going to be moving to Montreal in a few days i had to give them away. … Continue reading

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All Grown Up

In a previous post i announced that Munchkin was attempting to hatch some eggs. Unfortunately the eggs were all duds so there are no baby chickens here currently. I did however receive an e-mail from a couple who bought two … Continue reading

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Springtime?

The snow has melted here and it looks like spring might come sometime soon. The chickens are very happy that the grass and bugs have returned and i’m happy that i can start using the now unfrozen hose to fill … Continue reading

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Mama Weirdo

My “special” EE hen weirdo decided that she wants to be a mama. She has been sitting on a clutch of assorted eggs that aren’t hers for about a week now. I’m hoping she will make a good mom and … Continue reading

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Golf Balls

I just wanted to share this tip i learned recently:) If your chickens lay their eggs all over the place you can trick them by placing a few golf balls in their nesting boxes.

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Wintertime

Its been pretty snowy lately what with it being winter and all. My chickens dont really like snow so they tend to stay inside the barn but i like to leave the barn door open a crack just in case … Continue reading

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Weirdo Egg

Weirdo my “special” EE hen with a crossed beak laid her first egg. Easter Eggers are a mixed breed that carry the blue egg laying trait found in breeds such as the Ameraucana. Easter Eggers can lay blue, green, and … Continue reading

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