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Chicken Saddles

I prefer “summer dresses” but chicken saddles it is. The hens get to wear clothes because we love our three roosters. Our head rooster is Hans, a small Belgium Silver Hamburg. He’s kept busy by two youngsters. The youngest being Hans’ look-alike son and the other is a massive Partridge Plymouth Rock. Hans has one … Continue reading


Cows and Bees

Dang cows. They’re curious, determined, itchy, and smart enough to make trouble. Last night a cow or two decided it wanted to sample some grass inside the bee yard. Maybe she felt like a butt scratch on some square cornered boxes. I learned an unadorned fence is just a suggestion for a cow. Without barbs … Continue reading