Category: Miller Farm Friday

New to Miller Farm

by Guest Blogger Chicken Wrangler Sara Rachel went to a birthday party recently for a set of twins she babysits. Their grandmother wanted to purchase some bantam chicks from Rachel (which of course, she has) so she carried… Read More

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Chivalry in the Chicken World

A Post by Friday’s Guest Blogger Chicken Wrangler Sara Meet Elliot our bantam rooster. He is quite a character and has been assured a place in the flock by having a name.  He does crow, but not loud… Read More

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Chicken on a Fencepost

A guest blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara We are currently integrating two new flocks into our chicken family. One is the group of chicks Rachel purchased and the other is the group that hatched at the beginning of… Read More

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I live in a zoo

A Guest Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Matt Damon bought his zoo on purpose, but I live in a Zoo where I never know what will arrive next. Guinea pigs in the girls’ room. Dachshunds everywhere. Chickens way… Read More

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Substitute Chickens

A guest blogger by Chicken Wrangler Sara  I spent one week in south Texas away from home, without my chickens. After only a couple of days, I spent another week away from home. This time heading north to… Read More

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Chickens, Chickens Everywhere!

A Guest Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara I recently spent a week in South Texas with Go Mission leaving my beloved chickens in the capable hands of vet-in-training Rachel. The first morning of the trip I was walking… Read More

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Chicken Math

A Guest Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Last week, Whitey – the hen who had the hurt leg and we nursed back to health – was once again walking funny. We knew it couldn’t be a result of… Read More

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A Chicken Wrangler’s Mortal Enemy

Another Guest Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Watching the chickens through my kitchen window has become a hobby of mine. Actually watching anything through my kitchen window has always been interesting.  When we lived in Mexico City, my… Read More

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Advantages to Raising Chickens

A guest blog from Chicken Wrangler Sara There are advantages to raising chickens. They get food and water and sometimes grass, and they are happy. Humans, on the other hand, need many things. Last Wednesday proved the last…. Read More

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Puddle jumping, bee stings, and dachshunds

A guest blog from Chicken Wrangler Sara Bella, dachshund chicken watcher extraordinaire, has keep life interesting around the urban farm for the past two weeks.  First, a bee  stung her on the foot. This would not have been… Read More

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