Category: Chickens

Building a chicken coop

We are building our first chicken coop! When we were starting out we intended to colonize the rabbits and chickens together, but decided against it as rabbits can get sick, dirty with chicken poop, and the chickens might peck at the baby bunnies. In…

Rare exotic mystery chick list from Murray McMurray hatchery

When you order from Murray McMurray Hatchery you get the option to get a free rare, exotic mystery chick- how awesome is that?! When you get the chick you may search the Internet in hope of one that looks like yours. We found this…

Our exotic chick is….

After lots of looking over rare varieties of chicks on Murray McMurray hatchery and Pinterest we’ve come to the conclusion our chick is…. A GOLD LACED WYANDOTTE!! Kay is very excited as this breed is known to be friendly, hens are good layers, cold…

Guess this chick?

It’s game time! We got our chicks from Murray McMurray hatchery this morning. Included in our order was a free “rare exotic mystery chick”.  So your challenge, if you so choose to accept it, is to post in the comments below your guess of…

Bunnies, chicks, and 2 under 2! Are we crazy or what?!

Hey everyone, Just a quick update! Spring is right around the corner and so are baby bunnies! Fat Hattie and Gloria are due any day and showing signs of bunnies coming soon! Fat Hattie and her bunny ‘stache Both Gloria and Hatties previous litters…