Since entering the intruiging world of being a chicken owner, I have learned A LOT!
I have learned about bedding, dust-bathing, food, scraps to feed and not feed. I have learned how to hold them and clean out their coop. Unfortunately we have also learned how to deal with a chicken with respiratory infection, as well as dealing with parasites! Yes parasites – ugh! My chickens had MITES!
Now this is an adventure I would like to share with you, cause it is to some extend humorous! (more…)
Most of you probably already know – at least since this post – that Mike and I have added 5 fancy chickens – so called Silkies to the Brandauer clan! They have been part of the family for four months now and they bring joy and laughter to our days. I though it was time to introduce you formally! (more…)
The warm days seem to be over and we are having our first morning frost. Still the sun has stayed with us, but we definitely need a jacket and scarf when going out. The Indian Summer did last a long time and I am very thankful for that! (more…)