The Maran Chicks
We are restocking the adult birds, post our fox visit and much to Astrid's disapproval, but I simply cannot go without fresh eggs. Friend's clubbed together and bought me 2 new hens. I'll add some photos of our new girls, Cecilia, Clarice and Caitie, once they have settled in a little more.
Meanwhile our Maran chicks are growing like weeds. It's been over 10 days since the photos above were taken and we are just taking some new photos to document their development.
So they went from these, lovely dark brown Maran eggs, from Highfield Marans:
To this in 21 days:
And to take the photos above there was a lot of this:
Posted by Mrs Fox at 15:02