• hens
  • I lost two chickens this winter: Tookie, who was one of my original hens, the only one left of the four I got as a starter set, and Statue of Liberty, a wonderful rooster. (newyorker.com)
  • As sex-linked dwarf broiler breeder hens can bring about normal sized broiler chickens, sex-linked recessive dwarfism found application in poultry industry since the last decades of the 20th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • Before empathy in chickens was reported, other investigations demonstrated that hens avoid environments associated with higher preening rates and standing. (wikipedia.org)
  • I was taking anywhere from 500 to 1,000 chickens back from the Valley to a slaughterhouse in L.A. They were all hens. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • In a partnership with Persian Gulf conglomerate Alghanim Industries, the first international Slim Chickens opened in Salmiya, Kuwait in March 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • poultry
  • Mosquitoes don't like the taste of chicken blood, so poultry rarely gets bitten. (voanews.com)
  • Ignell would like to see whether the chicken odor, contained in some sort of wax that can be burned like a candle, also repels mosquitoes outside the home once they get a whiff of poultry. (voanews.com)
  • The site features original work by well-known chicken bloggers on a variety of poultry-related topics for small and urban farmers, primarily DIY-related articles, sweepstakes, health-related articles, and recipes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some types are autosomic while others are sex-linked, but when poultry breeders make reference to 'dwarf chickens' they usually refer implicitly to sex-linked recessive dwarfism due to the recessive gene dw, located on the Z chromosome. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chicken shows may be found both at county fairs and sanctioned shows hosted by regional poultry clubs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The specific emotional attribute of empathy in chickens has not been only investigated in terms of its existence but it has applications that have resulted in the designed reduction of stress in farm-raised poultry. (wikipedia.org)
  • On the overpass right above the accident site was a truck loaded with poultry cages, and each cage contained multiple chickens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Below, on the freeway, a smashed poultry cage was off to one side, and chickens could be seen walking around in the freeway median (which did not have walls at the time). (wikipedia.org)
  • widest
  • Make others aware of your cause or show off your family and their accomplishments with the widest selection of customizable Chickens bumper decals and car stickers online. (cafepress.com)
  • crate
  • The farmer's son was returning from the market with a crate of chickens his father had entrusted to him, when all of a sudden the box fell and broke open. (crosswalk.com)
  • Chickens scurried off in different directions, but the determined boy walked all over the neighborhood scooping up the wayward birds and returning them to the repaired crate. (crosswalk.com)
  • odor
  • It turns out some mosquitoes are repelled by the odor of chickens, potentially offering another cheap protection method against the mosquito-borne illness. (voanews.com)
  • I am not opposed to anyone having a couple of chickens, if properly cared for they are not an odor problem or a noise problem nor a disease problem. (dailyherald.com)
  • Birds
  • Depending on the breed, most types of dwarfism in chickens begin to be recognized when the birds reach 8-10 weeks of age, but classification is more precise when the chickens are five months old or more. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, animal shelters that accept chickens often complain that during the weeks and months following Easter, there is a rise in unwanted and neglected birds that were bought as Easter "gifts", especially for children. (wikipedia.org)
  • A study funded by the BBSRC and published in 2011 was the first to demonstrate that chickens possess empathy and the first study to use both behavioral and physiological methods to measure these traits in birds. (wikipedia.org)
  • PETA
  • People dressed as chickens stage a dancing protest against animal cruelty on behalf of PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) in front of Times Square's Mc Donald in New York. (baltimoresun.com)
  • PETA staged the demonstration to protest against alleged cruel slaughtering methods in the US to kill chicken to make McNuggets, during which PETA claims the chicken is still conscious when they are sent to the knife. (baltimoresun.com)
  • At one time, a Virginia prison was planned to be transformed into 'Chicken empathy museum' by PETA to raise awareness of the emotional, empathetic nature of chickens. (wikipedia.org)
  • degrees
  • 2. Bring the mixture to a boil over medium-high heat, then reduce to medium-low, cover and simmer until the chicken is thoroughly cooked (the meat will be firm, the juices will run clear, and a thermometer inserted will read 165 degrees), about 25 minutes. (latimes.com)
  • often
  • Not often the chickens, but that is certainly something one could try to see if it works or not," Ignell said. (voanews.com)
  • BBQ Chickens (often stylized as BBQ CHICKENS) is a Japanese hardcore punk band, created in 2000 by former Hi-Standard member Ken Yokoyama. (wikipedia.org)
  • mixture
  • Working with 1 piece at a time, dip the chicken into the cereal mixture then dip it into the egg whites, then back into the cereal mixture, making sure all of the chicken is covered. (kidshealth.org)
  • Transfer the "breaded" chicken to a baking dish and repeat with the remaining chicken, cereal mixture, and egg whites. (kidshealth.org)
  • sustainable
  • Through this project, participants and visitors will learn about how to care for chickens as part of a more sustainable urban landscape and foodshed. (macalester.edu)
  • animals
  • When she became too frail to feed them, a young actress, Jodie Mann, with Actors and Others for Animals made arrangements to relocate the chickens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among them: In 1990, Jeff Stein of Granada Hills, California claimed that in 1968, when his wife Janet and her twin sister were 12, they learned that a nearby school that raised animals was closing and that its resident chickens would be killed. (wikipedia.org)
  • American
  • Chickens Warrups (dates of birth and death unverified), in some accounts referenced as Chicken Warrups or Sam Mohawk, was a Native American who lived in the southwestern part of Connecticut in the late 17th century and 18th century, at the time colonial settlers were establishing town governments, church parishes, and farms in the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chickens Come Home is a 1931 American Pre-Code short film starring Laurel and Hardy, directed by James W. Horne and produced by Hal Roach. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chickens is a 1921 American silent comedy drama film directed by Jack Nelson and written by Agnes Christine Johnston based on the story "Yanconna Yillies" by Herschel S. Hall. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chickens is a 1916 American short silent comedy film featuring Oliver Hardy. (wikipedia.org)
  • individuals
  • Dwarfism in chickens is an inherited condition found in chickens consisting of a significant delayed growth, resulting in adult individuals with a distinctive small size in comparison with normal specimens of the same breed or population. (wikipedia.org)
  • Area
  • The chickens couldn't stay, so the girls hiked through a field to an open area near the freeway and deposited two pillowcases full of them there. (wikipedia.org)
  • Share
  • Show the world your stance on issues, and share the passions that drive you with Chickens bumper stickers and decals. (cafepress.com)
  • products
  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 18, 2018 - Café Spice GCT Inc., a New Windsor, N.Y. establishment, is recalling approximately 289 pounds of chicken salad products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. (usda.gov)
  • 15-oz. clamshell containers labeled "southwest-style chicken wrap" but containing southwest-style chicken salad products, with a "best by" date of "Jan. 20, 2018" on the labels. (usda.gov)
  • book
  • Philadelphia Chickens is a book/music CD combination by Sandra Boynton and Michael Ford, published in 2002. (wikipedia.org)