‘Old’ hens on left, new crew on right.
‘Old’ hens: L’il Girl (Partridge Chantecler, 2005), Wyandotte/Partridge Chantecler mix, Smart One (Partridge Chantecler, 2005)
New crew June 2013: Buff Cornish, Partridge Chantecler, White Chantecler (3 hens one rooster), 2 more Partridge Chantecler.
Notice the air gap on the roost? I think they’re worried about cooties.
Doesn’t the coop, with its insulation, look like an easy bake oven?