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A Few of our Happy Hens

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Every now and again the girls stand still for the camera, this morning was one of those rare times! Meet Lucy, Lorraine & Dottie.  All three girls were hatched in 2016. Lorraine & Lucy’s breed: Australorpe, and Dottie is a … Continue reading

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Disabled Dottie

Meet Dottie, Miss Injury Queen. Her comb has gotten so big and heavy it has flopped over to one side limiting her vision primarily to one eye. Floppy combs are somewhat common for Leghorns, and it’s not usually a problem. … Continue reading

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Planning for Fall Chicks

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Summer is almost over and that means it time to plan for fall chicks. Unlike most parts around the country, Phoenix’s springtime doesn’t always give us the 8 weeks we need to get chicks from the brooders to grow pens … Continue reading

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