The Beginning: Raising Free-Range Chicken Pullets in Dallas, Texas

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The Beginning of us raising chickens in Dallas, Texas. We have 5 six-week old hens. Follow our journey of raising free-range chickens in the city for fresh e…

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16 Responses to The Beginning: Raising Free-Range Chicken Pullets in Dallas, Texas

  1. Your Buff’s one good lookin’ chick.

    themagnificentfrolic
    January 6, 2014 at 10:26 am
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  2. We have baby chicks!

    Brandon Marshall
    January 6, 2014 at 11:17 am
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  3. Nice chickens Brandon….good luck!

    TheSonoman1976
    January 6, 2014 at 11:49 am
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  4. What’s the bag suspended on a string/rope at the front of the enclosure?

    BewareTheStobor
    January 6, 2014 at 12:06 pm
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  5. Dave Stumpf has a great video on caring for chickens.

    F Rivera
    January 6, 2014 at 12:59 pm
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  6. Cool! Dallas does not allow roosters in the city. Plus I don’t want one
    anyways they make a lot of noise. And the neighbors would probably kill me!

    Brandon Marshall
    January 6, 2014 at 1:19 pm
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  7. Be interesting to see how to let the chickens go into garden without
    destroying it. I know that was always a concern growing up was to keep the
    chickens out of the garden, they did eat the bugs, but they also ate, and
    scratched everything else :)

    s3venvii
    January 6, 2014 at 1:24 pm
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  8. That’s actually fresh kale from the vegetable garden

    Brandon Marshall
    January 6, 2014 at 1:28 pm
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  9. Awesome for you!!! Wish my city allowed “farm animals”… looking forward
    to these videos!

    kittyhawk1027
    January 6, 2014 at 2:21 pm
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  10. your girls are great , i have three girls myself they are great and fun .

    karen hudson
    January 6, 2014 at 3:09 pm
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  11. cute hens! Would love to have chickens one day…

    Charm City Balcony Garden
    January 6, 2014 at 3:57 pm
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  12. Chickens are so cute..i have 4 hens, 2 roosters and 11 2 month old chicks
    and 2 silkies and 3 baby chicks ^_^ i love them so much…and once u start
    gettig eggs i recomend u to buy a incubator to hatch ur eggs if u plan to
    raise more chicks :) thats what i do and i get lots of heggs too besides
    the ones i hatch . good luck! Ho and i live in cleveland tx about 8hrs from
    Dallas ^_^

    yiyi mua
    January 6, 2014 at 4:00 pm
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  13. Best of luck with them. My little city (more of a ghost town) does not
    allow Farm Animals in the city limits.

    DJMovit
    January 6, 2014 at 4:16 pm
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  14. Thx. LOL it looked like a punching bag! You might enjoy checking out
    jonathanwallace’s channel. He got chickens last year for his garden and
    he’s made quite a few videos about the ups and downs of the experience.
    He’s a Brit with one of those allotments they tend to have there for
    gardening. Chickens prompted him to get ducks this year btw. Hope your new
    chickens gobble up all the squash bugs asap.

    BewareTheStobor
    January 6, 2014 at 5:02 pm
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  15. Although my favorite tasting eggs are when chickens eat grass, be careful
    not to let them out on a daily basis, they will scratch your lawn to bits.
    Great playlist – enjoy your eggs.

    dorwssapon
    January 6, 2014 at 5:10 pm
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  16. How can you be sure they are hens? Also, what keeps the hawks from taking
    them. A raccoon or fox will go right over the top. I usually raise ducks
    but bought a dozen eggs at the farmers market for $5. Eight hatched and are
    now 3 weeks old. Trying to figure out if I have males or females.

    duckmanjoel
    January 6, 2014 at 6:01 pm
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