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by bigyetiman
Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: Incubating, Hatching, Rearing Chicks & Growers
Topic: 5 weeks old
Replies: 1
Views: 27

Re: 5 weeks old

Can't really advise you on this one, as I have never raised chicks, lots of people on here do though and will point you in right direction.
Would love to see a pic of them.
Enjoy the forum, you may find the answer looking back through older posts
by bigyetiman
Sat Jul 11, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Favourite Car
Replies: 25
Views: 422

Re: Favourite Car

That took me back to the 60's and the mods all meeting at Southend on their scooters near the Kursaal, people going by muttering about "the youth of today" as they went past. They were tame compared to today's youngsters.
Me wishing I could be one when I got old enough
by bigyetiman
Sat Jul 11, 2020 7:40 am
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Gizzard Impaction
Replies: 1
Views: 38

Re: Gizzard Impaction

Not a clue other than a best guess at bacterial or fungal infection ?
Sorry you lost her
by bigyetiman
Thu Jul 09, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: nature notes
Replies: 288
Views: 24032

Re: nature notes

Never heard of those before this post. bit of a beastie.

Loved this pic, presume these get a bunch of nettles instead of a tea or coffee. Social distancing as well
by bigyetiman
Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: nature notes
Replies: 288
Views: 24032

Re: nature notes

:-)08 :-)08 :-)08 :-)08 :-)08
Brilliant reply.
by bigyetiman
Sat Jul 04, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Ospreys 2020
Replies: 72
Views: 1979

Re: Ospreys 2020

The redoubtable Mrs G is now a great grandmother with 2 chicks hatched in Perthshire, truly a super Osprey
by bigyetiman
Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: Chicken Houses, Runs & Equipment
Topic: Help to design my new chicken project - Thanks
Replies: 12
Views: 327

Re: Help to design my new chicken project - Thanks

As Dinosaw says chickens don't smell if you keep them clean, like most animals and humans. I have found the biggest things neighbours seem to worry about is vermin, and if you keep it clean and don't leave food lying around and you have a rodent proof run/coop that wont be a problem. Fresh eggs is a...
by bigyetiman
Fri Jul 03, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Cheery Pics
Replies: 172
Views: 4104

Re: Cheery Pics

We have all ours written down in a book, after that happened to us.

A cheery pic sent to us by a friend
by bigyetiman
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:18 am
Forum: Chicken Houses, Runs & Equipment
Topic: Help to design my new chicken project - Thanks
Replies: 12
Views: 327

Re: Help to design my new chicken project - Thanks

Hi and welcome, have a good look around the forum and see peoples idea and runs etc they have created. I know many people that have lost hens to foxes in broad daylight, and it takes only a minute, so I would definitely have a covered run, a bird of prey can strike pretty quickly as well. One thing...
by bigyetiman
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: The Dustbath
Topic: Favourite Car
Replies: 25
Views: 422

Re: Favourite Car

I remember a friend of ours being very excited by being asked out by the boy of her dreams, then he turned up in a Reliant Robin, she got him to drop her at the end of the road when he brought her home. Another friend on passing her driving test in later years, came home and her two teenage sons sai...

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