Chicken Progress Report [Photo Post]

The new batch is growing quite nicely. They’re changing from little balls of fuzz into perching, flying (yes, chickens can fly), feathered fowl.

(l to r) Loretta, Dolly, Carrie

Carrie at 1 week (or so)

Almost 1 week later: notice the wings beginning to feather

Another week, more feathers

Bella the Chicken Dog inspects her charges

Also, Ruby the Wonder Chicken is doing poorly. She’s been in the house with an impacted crop. We let her out of the cage now and then, and the chicks are fascinated.

Ruby meets the next generation. She fascinated them.