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Red’s Last Chapter

I hope this is the happy ending of Red’s story of woe. This week, I began a campaign to reintegrate her back into the flock. First, I gave her a couple sessions of free-ranging alongside the chicken run to see … Continue reading

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Plan B is Working!

It has been about a week since, in desperation, I pulled the little red hen out of the hell hole where her sisters wanted to tear her limb from limb and I put her into her own little pen in the … Continue reading

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Plan B for “Red”

The evening after I posted my new plan for Red, out in the fenced garden to protect her from the bullying behavior of her sisters, we got a heavy, wet snow. I did not have the heart to leave her … Continue reading

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Chicken’s Emerging Personality

Two weeks living with chickens, and they are beginning to exhibit some entertaining personalities.  As babies, they would peep continuously but with their beaks closed so I could not tell who was saying what.  Now, the larger ones have begun … Continue reading

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