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Jason, Pied Piper of Popcorn!

I first caught site of the chickens following Jason around the other side of the car from this side. They don’t react… until they see the red bowl. At first some were distracted¬†by me taking the photo but in the … Continue reading

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From speaker chicken to chicken invasion!

Jason has taken to letting the hens roam around far more than I feel comfortable with; our nearest neighbor doesn’t mind if they jump the fence (and we make sure to give her plenty of eggs) but I still worry. … Continue reading

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life goes on even when short a chicken

Well, we are still a bit sad about Shy Chicken’s passing but the other two continue to be as clucky and chickeny as ever. Here you see them in “battleship” mode – they find the dirt soothing and scrabble in … Continue reading

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RIP Shy Chicken

About 20 min ago, Jason heard a commotion in the chicken coop. Shy Chicken staggered out apparently, flapping, and fell over with one leg in the air. Jason ran to get me and I put on shoes and also brought … Continue reading

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Gears of Chicken

I’ve commented here before about the love of gamers for random chicken NPC or active characters in their games – but then there’s the reciprocal concept of chickens loving to play video games….      

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Is there greater love than this than to own a chicken…?

Anyone who knows me knows that this blog is an act of love, as opposed to professional courtesy, mad money-making scheme, or career advancement.¬† I am not as in love with chickens as say, Jason is. But what I do … Continue reading

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Trying to eat better in 2012

For many of us, the New Year’s resolutions are dead in the water already, but if you made a resolution that gives you pleasure, you might still be at it. Hence, Rufus….    

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