Teenage Chickens

I haven’t finished talking about horses this week, but I’m taking a break from horses to talk about chickens. My little baby chickens are growing up. Luckily my neighbor took some of the chicks so I only have 6 of them now, but that is actually more than I expected. I certainly didn’t hope for their untimely […]

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I Have Chicks!

I could not resist the temptation any longer. I bought chicks from Tractor Supply. I think I went a little overboard. I bought 6 silkies, and 5 others that I am not sure of their breeds. 11 chicks!! I am planning on giving about half of them to my neighbor. We usually split a purchase […]

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More on Chickens

Even though Chick Days is approaching, I ordered chicks online. They will be arriving on June 8th. The wait is agony! I order my chicks from mypetchicken.com. It is the only place I have ever ordered from, and I’ve been very happy with them, so I don’t see a reason to try anyplace new. Although […]

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Almost Chick Days!

This bitter cold weather makes me think of one thing. It’s almost Chick Days!! Chick Days is a period of time in late winter/early spring where Tractor Supply sells chicks. I love going there and checking them out. I wish I could take them all home because they are so darn cute. Our oldest chicken […]

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We Found a Chick

A few days ago, I was walking down to the barn when my husband started calling me over to the chicken coop, saying there was a chick in the coop. I didn’t believe him, as he frequently says things like that to mess with me. I went to the coop, and sure enough, there was […]

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