Archive for August 31st, 2011


Yesterday we went over to collect our turkey poults from Sandra of Bellecross Hens.  After a lovely chat and a look around some of her chicken pens, we brought these three home – a better trip than last year – those barked loudly all the way home, but these just whistled at each other.

They seemed pleased with their accomodation, hopped up onto their straw bale perches and commented on the decor with a series of whistles and chirps.  They even found the food and water without help.

Continuing with our alphabet naming scheme, we have given them names beginning with C – so we have Christmas, Curry and Casserole.  That way we will be able  tell people we had Curry for Christmas dinner…


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