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by Aileen
Fri Apr 13, 2012 11:35 am
Forum: Photos of Chickens
Topic: The girls getting used to the girls
Replies: 6
Views: 3185

Re: The girls getting used to the girls

Cool pic, your fur and feathers are lovely
by Aileen
Tue Mar 27, 2012 9:27 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: ferocious chicken (hen)
Replies: 14
Views: 3140

Re: ferocious chicken (hen)

I had one exaclty like yours - Grumpy as the forum members know. I seperated her for a few weeks, but within eyesight of the others, and gradually integrated her over a few days, she was so feisty she took a chunk from my dog... Grumpy quite literally was the rottweiler of chooks and as per Chris Ma...
by Aileen
Mon Mar 19, 2012 10:10 am
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: Fart Egg!
Replies: 4
Views: 1035

Fart Egg!

Well I have now had a Fart egg (wind egg) from my lash egg / no shell egg laying girl. Should I be giving up on her ever laying again? To date she has laid 4: no shell 2: lash 1: fart I really don't care if she is hen-opausal as she is a pet, eggs are just a bonus, I just want to make sure she isn't...
by Aileen
Tue Mar 13, 2012 12:13 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Poor Claude in a mess.
Replies: 72
Views: 7062

Re: Poor Claude in a mess.

Brill!!! Everytime I see you've posted something on this thread I get the "OMG please no" feeling of dread that hes had a bad turn but well done Mr M you're obviously a dad in a million x
by Aileen
Wed Mar 07, 2012 9:52 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Soft Eggs again.
Replies: 7
Views: 2430

Re: Soft Eggs again.

Gross but exactly like it!! Made me heave all over again LOL! Yes she is an ex-batt .... I will take her to the vet for a quick once over, just in case I am missing an infection as Chris says. Better to be safe than sorry. I've heard of lash but thought it looked more "sausage" like... there was a s...
by Aileen
Wed Mar 07, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: sudden onset of bilateral leg weakness
Replies: 15
Views: 9697

Re: sudden onset of bilateral leg weakness

Brill! :-)08 :-)08 :-)08 :-)08
Go little Dilbert, great news. Will keep everything crossed she gets stronger. And well done to you for being super mum and not giving up on her x
by Aileen
Wed Mar 07, 2012 9:06 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Soft Eggs again.
Replies: 7
Views: 2430

Soft Eggs again.

"No Name" my chicken is now 2 just over 2 years old and the past few weeks, as per another thread, there has been a few soft eggs. The last one left her quiet for a few days. 2 days ago she layed yet another soft egg along with what can only be described as something that has been shed from her insi...
by Aileen
Thu Mar 01, 2012 6:02 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: Been offered chicks
Replies: 13
Views: 2208

Been offered chicks

Hi, my neighbours nursery has been hatching chicks (autosexing) and I have been asked if I would like some, whilst I am desperate to say yes I really know NOTHING about it other than under heat until 6 weeks, crumbs then onto growers and not integrating till 16-20 weeks. I am not going to take in ha...
by Aileen
Mon Feb 27, 2012 3:19 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Sudden Unexplained Death
Replies: 23
Views: 8055

Re: Sudden Unexplained Death

and i love you lot too...even when you REALLY annoy me!! LOL x
Well answered buh buh Bertie x
by Aileen
Mon Feb 27, 2012 2:36 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Sudden Unexplained Death
Replies: 23
Views: 8055

Re: Sudden Unexplained Death

Foxy / Chuck - bang on, she was back to norm yesterday after a couple of quiet days MARMITE: Feel thoroughly chastised........ in my defence it was a BREEDER that I got my first ever lot of birds from years ago advised it as a pick me up for a few days to get them thru the initial stresses of settli...

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