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by Lornsy
Wed Dec 04, 2013 9:21 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: How often do people wash their chickens
Replies: 8
Views: 1563

How often do people wash their chickens

I've seen a few posts about washing with baby shampoo and towel dry then to dry with a hair dryer on a low setting ..but how often do chickens need washing and does it rid them of lice mites etc ?
by Lornsy
Wed Dec 04, 2013 9:18 pm
Forum: Chicken's Health
Topic: Found a bit of blood under the perch this morning
Replies: 4
Views: 976

Found a bit of blood under the perch this morning

Don't know if it's normal but dark blood drip under the perch in the sawdust this morning ..only a bit but don't know if that's a normal thing to see ?
Thanks for any help as a first time chicken mum ..every little thing is new to me :-)
by Lornsy
Tue Nov 26, 2013 5:17 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: One of the girls
Replies: 9
Views: 1423

Re: One of the girls

Thanks I'm going to be trying the D E sounds good to me :-)
by Lornsy
Sun Nov 24, 2013 11:51 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: One of the girls
Replies: 9
Views: 1423

Re: One of the girls

Thank you for the advice ... My girls are in a run half pea gravel and half wood chippings ..they love to scratch around in the wood chippings and have their dust baths inside their coop in the sawdust bedding ..did get some sand for outside but it just got wet and isn't very dust bath like to use a...
by Lornsy
Sun Nov 24, 2013 11:20 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: One of the girls
Replies: 9
Views: 1423

Re: One of the girls

How often do you use it ?
by Lornsy
Sun Nov 24, 2013 10:00 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: One of the girls
Replies: 9
Views: 1423

Re: One of the girls

A picture I forgot to add of Geraldine AKA Honey
by Lornsy
Sun Nov 24, 2013 9:58 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: So proud of my 4 girls settled right in and no problems
Replies: 9
Views: 1357

Re: So proud of my 4 girls settled right in and no problems

Thankyou for letting me know that this is all normal :-)
by Lornsy
Sun Nov 24, 2013 9:53 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: One of the girls
Replies: 9
Views: 1423

One of the girls

Geraldine also know known as Honey by my 16 year old son as she's now his as he's home from college and didn't want to left out of having his own chicken . Last week when we brought the girls in nothing on them ..today when I sat down with her there were little things crawling off her onto me are th...
by Lornsy
Sun Nov 24, 2013 5:34 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: So proud of my 4 girls settled right in and no problems
Replies: 9
Views: 1357

Re: So proud of my 4 girls settled right in and no problems

Yes they have oyster shell which looks like it has added grit in it ..also feed layers mash x. Had normal egg again yesterday so looks like a one off soft egg. :-)
by Lornsy
Fri Nov 22, 2013 3:07 pm
Forum: Any Other Discussion About Chickens
Topic: So proud of my 4 girls settled right in and no problems
Replies: 9
Views: 1357

Re: So proud of my 4 girls settled right in and no problems

Yes they are all different and unique and this one is definitely the most friendliest I have ever met ..she comes running to see me each time and has fed out of my hand unlike the other 3 which are a bit wary ...had a first today ..a soft shelled egg ..I'm not sure which laid it as I have had an egg...

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