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Old 16th April 2014
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Hello Ladies

There's a short walk along the Chesterfield canal where i spotted these characters. I've tried to snap the cock (no laughing please) a few times but he really is the ultimate 'chicken'. As soon as he sees a human he legs it into the hen house. Finally i shot him. I got one shot and surprise surprise he's gone.

Not the best way to impress the ladies, lucky for him they got no choice in the matter.


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Re: Hello Ladies

Aw cute! I like chooks. There are some down the road from us. The survivors are the ones with road skills. Perhaps the rooster here wants to avoid getting put in the pot
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Re: Hello Ladies

I've had plenty of hens and a couple of roosters in my time. Always liked them pottering around the garden. I used to rescue the odd hen from the "battery cages" and they would be very quiet and great for the kids to feed etc. The rooster would take a bit of watching and not kid friendly!
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