They still huddle together a lot, especially around sleep time, but they also run and play more and more. They like to flex their new wings, so there is a lot more stretching and flapping and hopping and wee bits of flight. Oh, and there is a new jungle gym.
|Jon and Abby collected some sticks to give the girls perches and play things.|
|The jungle gym is a popular hang-out.|
|So is the feeder.|
I think they look like mythical creatures at this stage. Think pegasus or gryphon. The wings seem incongruous on to their fuzzy, fluffy bodies. And yet they also seem rather majestic.
I know people say that chickens aren't very smart, and they probably wouldn't do very well studying Chaucer or Calculus, but they are definitely curious, active, and interested in each other and the world around them!
|Look at those curious eyes!|
Then she let him pat her while she was standing in the brooder! So sweet!
That's the latest. Time to go help with a brooder clean out!