Sir Gallahad The House Rooster

Sir Gallahad The House Rooster

I had blogged about my itty bitty chickens earlier. They’re fully feathered now and about half grown. In looking at them, I can identify two known roosters and two pullets (including Freida the Frizzle). One of the roosters will become my “house...
Sir Gallahad The House Rooster

Egg Production Winding Down

With the fall equinox behind us the days are noticeably getting shorter. A month ago, I was shutting the chickens in at 8. Now, they’re in by 7:15. By the time we “fall back”, they’ll be in by the time I get off of work and home, so when...

Itty Bitty Chickie Update: Now With Pictures!

I haven’t posted about the itty bitty chickens lately and when I cleaned their pen yesterday and moved them out of the brooder box and into the playpen directly, I took some pictures. This is the naked neck serama and a frizzle....
Sir Gallahad The House Rooster

Freida The Frizzle

My little itty bitty chickens are getting feathered out and to the stage where I can see what I have. The genetics of these chickens were serama (tiny), naked neck, and some frizzle. A frizzle chicken looks as if it has a bad case of bed head, except all over its...
Sir Gallahad The House Rooster

The curse of 25 cent chickens…

There’s a ham radio meeting tonight, which means I’ve got roughly an hour and a half between the end of work and when the meeting starts. And, the meeting venus is about halfway to the nearest TSC. I’ve got a coupon I need to use, and I could use...
Sir Gallahad The House Rooster

Itty Bitty Chickie Update

A while ago I posted a blog about the “itty bitty chickie” eggs. Well, mid August, they hatched! I ended up getting six chicks, which out of 14 hatching eggs that were shipped, and given how small they were, isn’t a bad result at all. Sadly, the...

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