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Backyard Flock

You have never truly experienced country life until you go to a livestock auction.  That is where we bought our 5 hens.  Lots of Carhartt and boots.  Boxes with squaking hens, geese, guinea fowl, and quail.  Snickers bars, sure, they’ve got 15 cases to sell.  You want cages, rabbits, or Powerade messenger bags?  No problem. But us, we just wanted chickens.

Now we have eggs, and some pretty damn great entertainment. I tell you, theyre better than TV. Really.

The rooster, Foghorn, escaped from somewhere nearby about 2 months ago, so we had to oblige and get him some dates. Now he’s got 5. What a pimp.

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