Velociraptor Bites!

Velociraptor Bites!

Turns out my sign came just in time. With some extra holiday money, I treated myself to the “Beware of Velociraptor” sign for the goose pen. We’ve been calling my Roman Tufted Geese “asshole dinosaurs” for a while now, and they get a bit...
Itty Bitty Chicken Eggs

Itty Bitty Chicken Eggs

I knew it was going to happen soon. I’d been hearing “egg song” coming from the mini chickens in the front bedroom and they were getting old enough. Well, doing my chores this morning making sure they had food and water, sure enough, I found two tiny...
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...

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