Tag Archives: ducks

Chicken Lady answers: Bath time for birds

Dear Chicken Lady, Why are my chickens getting in their feed bowls and knocking all the feed out? It’s really annoying and a waste of feed. Don’t they mind that they are making such a mess? Sincerely,  Distressed that they Messed … Continue reading

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Running around in circles — it works for birds

Laughter relieves stress and so each night when I went out to close up the birds for protection from the nightly predators I had plenty of stress relief at the duck pen where all the young ducks were. Usually we … Continue reading

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Spiders, socks and scrapbooks – winter on the chicken farm

Dear Chicken Lady,  I’m getting all the bird pens ready for winter so the snow stays out and the birds stay in. I’m afraid I’ll be so bored this winter with nothing much to do. What will I do? Sincerely, … Continue reading

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Swap Meets

    An Amish woman and her husband trying to buy a breeding pair of geese. Determining the sex of a goose requires close examination.   We met up with Chicken Lady at an Indiana swap meet on Saturday, a … Continue reading

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