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Mother hen update part 2

cute close up of mother hen and chick


I've been curious to know how long it might take for the baby chick to break away from the mother hen and sleep on her own roost.

The current sleeping spot is atop an old stump, which seems a little crowded to me.



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too funny! I love it. Is she sitting on it?
Comment by brett Fri Jul 2 20:18:49 2010
It gives whole new meaning to having kids underfoot, doesn't it?
Comment by anna Fri Jul 2 21:31:02 2010





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