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Chick meets dog

Close up of Lucy and a new cute chick

We moved our new chicks to the outdoor brooder this week.

Lucy is always interested in what we're doing and keeps her distance when the chicks get brave enough to forage out from their new home.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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Comment by Chad Sat Mar 22 22:49:55 2014
Chad --- I believe she's nine now. We got her in early 2007 (or late 2006), and they said she was two at the time. She has slowed down, but seems to be in her prime still!
Comment by anna Sun Mar 23 09:00:16 2014

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