How to use Chickens in a sentence

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  • The chickens need to be fed and watered.

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  • The chickens liked their new run, which was purposely left full of weeds.

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  • Besides, they're almost done with the chicken house and then we'll be transferring the chickens to it.

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  • Incorporating them into chickens may well produce demented as well as poisonous chickens.

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  • Little birds and chickens come out of eggs.

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  • Strict discipline was maintained, soldiers being hanged for stealing chickens; faith was always kept; and short, sharp action was more merciful in the long run than a milder but less effective policy.

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  • Chicken interferon gamma has been proposed as a vaccine adjuvant and growth promoter for chickens [5] .

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  • When used in chickens where maternal antibody still exists, the way in which this vaccine is administered is critical.

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  • Other pets are often curious at first but soon befriend the chickens.

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  • Despite the almost deafening roar of chickens coming home to roost in the numbers, Gordon Brown did not say sorry.

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  • At one site, the only access to water was from rows of ' nipple drinkers ', originally developed for chickens.

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  • If they are now to be criticized for not running sufficiently expansionary fiscal policies, they will be running around like headless chickens.

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  • D Devonshire Traditional Breed Center Chickens - wide range of pure bred large and bantam fowl for beginner and experienced keeper.

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  • Visitors can also see the rare breeds of chickens, cows, pigs and pygmy goats stocked.

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  • Catching in this way leads to dislocated hips in some meat chickens.

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  • Its most important effect is to cause a severe, prolonged immunosuppression of chickens infected at an early age.

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  • Penhalt is a working farm with a few chickens and we have nesting house martins and swallows.

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  • Children of all ages delight in meeting our farm animals - a growing menagerie of donkeys, ponies and chickens.

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  • Three others quickly follow me down, with a large posse of chickens turning around at the top.

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  • In any event the possible adverse effect on humans from eating such chickens seems somewhat remote.

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  • He once boasted he had shot a white rook and later found it was one of his own chickens.

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  • Animals used have mainly been cats and monkeys, but chickens and tree shrews also have been used.

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  • Can Danger Mouse and his bumbling sidekick Penfold keep us safe from deadly sound guns, giant chickens, pyramids and robot ghosts?

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  • Uses For active immunization of chickens to reduce mortality and infection caused by Salmonella gallinarum (fowl typhoid) and Salmonella enteritidis.

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  • We lost clothes, money which had been hidden in the house for dowry, cooking utensils, even chickens.

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  • I buy my eggs from a farmer whose chickens roam free.

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  • At a farmers' market I recently visited, one vendor boasted that all his chickens "retained their dignity throughout their life."

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  • Mrs. Thompson's chickens killed Leila's chickens.

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  • Mildred does feed little chickens with crumbs.

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  • She is much interested in some little chickens that are pecking their way into the world this morning.

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  • Besides the chickens, we have several other additions to the family--two calves, a colt, and a penful of funny little pigs.

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  • The chickens, which had also taken shelter here from the rain, stalked about the room like members of the family, too humanized, methought, to roast well.

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  • They are not callow like the young of most birds, but more perfectly developed and precocious even than chickens.

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  • These were my hens and chickens.

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  • One of his last nets was hanging in the garden where he now rears chickens.

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  • It 's great fun with all the mice and chickens, secret recipes and more.

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  • Here we have an 8½ acre smallholding with sheep, chickens and honey bees.

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  • We left the trussed, squawking chickens tied to a tree near the mound.

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  • Judging from repeated remarks in the visitation records, it seems that his senses may first have been assailed by chickens.

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  • Scientists at a famous UK aircraft manufacturer built a gun specifically to launch dead chickens at the windshields of airliners and military jets.

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  • The most common animal choices are cows, pigs, and chickens, but other animals such as goats and horses can also be suitable depending on what animals or livestock are most meaningful to the farmer.

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  • Raise their own livestock - This may not be possible for most, but some people aiming for self sufficiency raise their own chickens and cattle.

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  • With a precarious economy and concerns about food-borne diseases and the runoff from factory farms on the rise, everything old is new again and this includes raising backyard chickens.

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  • While it's absolutely worth it, a family that consumes a lot of eggs but needs to cut some corners might consider raising a few chickens themselves.

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  • Chicken droppings are good for your compost and the chickens themselves are excellent for insect control.

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  • When chickens scratch for bugs, it improves the soil.

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  • You should do a lot of research and planning if you are considering raising backyard chickens.

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  • If it is, consider how many chickens you would like to have - the average hen will lay an egg approximately every 25 hours, except for the shortest days of the year.

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  • You will need to provide food and safe shelter for the chickens and be ready to deal with a lot of droppings.

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  • Your chickens will be healthiest and thriving if you give them a space where they can scratch for bugs and peck, but you can also buy coops large enough for them to live comfortably year round.

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  • While chickens are easy to care for, you must be prepared to gather eggs and clean the coop as part of your daily routine.

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  • You should also be aware that chickens can fly and so you have to keep their wings clipped to help prevent escapes.

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  • People living in rural areas have been raising backyard chickens for decades without any trouble, but diseases like avian flu have raised a number of concerns, as has the possibility of salmonella.

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  • It is important to maintain strong rules of cleanliness for the entire family, starting with washing hands immediately after handling the chickens or anything related to them and washing their food and water dishes outside.

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  • Chickens can be escape artists and even in urban areas, there can be animal predators to be aware of, so you want to invest in a quality coop.

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  • As more people have become involved in raising their own chickens, so there are more sources online for getting information and chatting with other owners.

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  • Backyard Chickens is one of the most popular, although even the site itself warns that it can become addictive.

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  • If you fancy keeping chickens, then knowing how to build a backyard chicken coop will be very useful.

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  • Keeping chickens can be a very rewarding activity.

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  • Chickens are surprisingly easy to keep and very little in the way of special equipment is required.

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  • One item that is essential, however, is a safe place for the chickens to roost and lay their eggs.

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  • A chicken coop provides chickens with somewhere to sleep at night as well as a place where they feel secure to lay their eggs.

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  • It can be any shape or size, depending on the number of chickens and the space available.

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  • People use all sorts of things as a coop for chickens.

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  • When looking to adapt something as a chicken coop it is important to check that it is waterproof, secure and has somewhere for the chickens to roost and lay their eggs.

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  • Whether you buy a chicken coop, build your own or adapt another building, keeping chickens is a fun and rewarding pastime.

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  • Use tiles that form pine trees around your fireplace surround in your cabin in the woods, and cover your kitchen backsplash with chickens, roosters or grape vines if these are your passions.

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  • Other natural elements commonly found in French style country decorating include the farm animals living in the area, such as chickens, pigs, roosters and cows.

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  • They included pigs, horses, cows, sheep, goats, and chickens.

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  • Vegans don't eat eggs because they don't condone the treatment of chickens that are raised in battery cages.

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  • Baby chickens are a quintessential symbol of Easter, and luckily, they're quite easy to create on cupcakes.

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  • Pipe beaks onto all of the baby chickens or use your orange fondant to form tiny beaks and stick them on with buttercream "glue."

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  • Holloway's first job was picking up dead chickens on a farm.

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  • Because there are plenty of country music superstars that live on sprawling ranches cleaning out horse stalls, feeding the chickens and working the fields right?

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  • One unique product sold was baby chickens, which provided customers with a source of much-needed meat.

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  • Bright October has a bunch of organic plush toys, from chickens and rabbits to ducks and seals.

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  • You can buy your own chickens, although what's more practical is buying chicken manure from your local garden supply center.

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  • The chickens that are raised for Organic Prairie are free range.

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  • Like the chickens, the turkey raised on the farms that are affiliated with Organic Prairie are able to free range and enjoy a diet which is completely certified organic.

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  • To get in you have to kill 4 people around or eat over 10 chickens right in front of the door.

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  • In the first town, kill all the chickens for easy experience.

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  • Well, they call those wild outback dogs, Dingos so why not chickens Chooks?

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  • Chickens are a major carrier of salmonella bacteria, which accounts for its prominence in poultry products.

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  • However, identifying foods which may be contaminated with salmonella is particularly difficult because infected chickens typically show no signs or symptoms.

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  • Since infected chickens have no identifying characteristics, these chickens go on to lay eggs or to be used as meat.

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  • Type A viruses are found in many different animals, including ducks, chickens, pigs, whales, horses, and seals.

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  • Salmonella is found in egg yolks from infected chickens, raw and undercooked poultry and other meats, dairy products, fish, shrimp, and many other foods.

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  • Campylobacter is carried by healthy cattle, chickens, birds, and flies.

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  • Rabbits, chickens, roosters, goats, and other barnyard animals are available at different times of the year, so if you have a lot of space and want to bring home a unique family pet, this is the place to look.

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  • The "Wee Bear" collection features teddy bears dressed up as other animals such as chickens, cats, and dogs.

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  • Air convection rotisseries found in some models have plenty of capacity for chickens and small turkeys.

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  • Roaster ovens are ideal for cooking large cuts of meat like roast, whole chickens or turkeys.

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  • Apparently something had been killing his chickens and turkeys, so the farmer set a trap and subsequently caught the animal featured in the video.

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  • She believes these creatures to be El Chupacabra and that they killed her chickens.

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  • In September of 2007, Rancher Phylis Canion knew that something was killing her chickens, but she wasn't sure what it was.

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  • Once again, the attacks were upon livestock, including pigs, chickens and horses.

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  • The flight plan was to fly 56 miles east of Ft. Lauderdale to Hens and Chickens Shoals to proceed with the training exercise.

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  • Coupon Sense manager Jen Schaupp lives in Colorado with her husband, three small children, and four chickens.

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  • Common fauna includes birds, chickens, monkeys, horses, snakes, dogs and goats.

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  • These can be done in a jungle theme, using monkeys, snakes, lions, and tigers, or perhaps a farm animal mobile, with cows, horses, and chickens.

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  • Children and adults alike can enjoy seeing chickens, sheep, horses and farm animals in their natural environment.

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  • She went to the coop first and watered the chickens.

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  • I have chickens and horses.

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  • So I say the horses and chickens are mine and Alex says the other animals are his.

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  • I'm going to feed the chickens.

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  • She jerked the door open, sending frightened chickens flopping against the coop walls.

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  • After that the chickens needed to be fed and she needed to get that chevon roast in the oven so it would be ready for lunch.

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  • It was time to feed the chickens.

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  • Something was after the chickens - probably that dad-burned skunk again.

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  • The rest of the chickens were flogging all over the tiny coop, bouncing off the walls in a state of panic.

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  • As Carmen glanced around the coop for something to use as a weapon, one of the chickens ricocheted off the wall and hit her head.

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  • He had one of my chickens.

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  • If it isn't the skunks and opossum killing the chickens, it's the weeds taking over the garden.

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  • The chickens fought for position in the tiny coop door as they watched her pour a bucket of water into the tire.

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  • Now he'll get a taste for chickens and start raiding my hen house every night.

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  • Thanks a lot for training him to hunt my chickens.

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  • The scene was total chaos, with goats dashing every which way around the field, trying to avoid the squawking chickens and the fox.

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  • We turned the chickens lose so they could fend for themselves.

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  • By the time the chickens were fed the day was getting hot.

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  • Maybe Alex could feed his animals, but the chickens, Princess, and Casper were still her responsibility.

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  • Once they moved the chickens, there would be no reason to walk down to the farm every day.

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  • I'll bring a couple of cages home from work tomorrow, so we can catch the chickens and bring them all up here at once.

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  • The next afternoon, when Alex got off work, they transferred the chickens to the new shed without incident.

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  • Once the chickens were happy in their pen, she turned to Alex.

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  • Tucking it into her pocket, she went to feed the chickens.

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  • She filled a plastic bowl with water for the chickens and hauled buckets of water to the horses and buffalo.

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  • Carmen gave the horses some grain and went to feed and water the chickens.

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  • After she finished dishes, she watered the chickens and added water to the horse tank.

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  • Why don't you go check on the chickens.

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  • She had shot a few rabbits with it, and once a skunk that threatened the chickens.

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  • Dad's response had been that they had lots of birds outside and they had chickens.

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  • A large Mygale found on the island of Siriba, of the Abrolhos group, feeds upon lizards, and has been known to attack and kill young chickens.

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  • One of its companies carried a number of gamecocks said to have been the brood of a blue hen; hence the soldiers, and later the people of the state, have been popularly known as the " Blue Hen's Chickens."

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  • In the number of chickens (13,562,302 in 1900) the state ranked fifth, and in the number of ducks, geese and turkeys (1,299,044 in 1900), ranked first.

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  • The disaster was commonly attributed to Claudius's treatment of the sacred chickens, which refused to eat before the battle.

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  • Goats and chickens run wild.

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  • Chickens are raised in large numbers, and poultry-keeping has developed greatly since the opening of the 20th century.

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  • The same result was obtained from the skins of some unhatched chickens.

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  • He also found that chickens that had been given meal moistened with quinine and placed upon glass slips banded black and yellow, afterwards refused to touch meal moistened with water and spread upon the same slips, although they had previously eaten it with readiness off plain coloured slips.

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  • With two exceptions, these chickens that had learnt to associate black and yellow banding with a bitter taste also refused to touch the caterpillar of the cinnabar moth (Euchelia jacobaeae), which is banded with these colours.

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  • There is a general tendency to obesity, which is much admired by the Moors in their women, young girls being stuffed like chickens, with paste-balls mixed with honey, or with spoonfuls of olive oil and sesame, to give them the necessary corpulence.

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  • Within the church are the iron crown of Lombardy, supposed to have been beaten out of one of the nails used at the Crucifixion, and the treasury containing the relics of Theodelinda, comprising her crown, fan and comb of gold, and the golden hen and seven chickens, representing Lombardy and her seven provinces, and crosses, reliquaries, &c., of the Lombard and Gothic periods.

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  • Prairie chickens (pinnated grouse), pheasants and wild turkeys, all very common as late as 1880, are no longer to be found save in remote and thinly-settled districts.

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  • The wild turkey, once abundant, was near extermination in 1886, and prairie chickens (pinnated grouse) have also greatly diminished in number.

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  • Sheep, goats, ducks, chickens, pot belly pig, rabbit, guinea pig.

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  • Campaigners estimate that 100,000 chickens die in British broiler sheds every single day, unable even to live to the age of six weeks.

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  • One of their first pop videos involved working with frozen chickens for three days under the lights at Peter Gabriel's studio.

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  • We have a large chicken coop at home and started keeping chickens 6 months ago.

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  • Unfortunately the locals cooked up a foul concoction of chickens and recently caught crayfish from the local toilet bowl masquerading as a lake.

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  • The chickens went to roost.

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  • Little chickens did get very cold and die.

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  • Hundreds of chickens are packed together in inhumane conditions on egg and poultry farms.

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  • After feeding and watering the chickens, she gathered the eggs and headed for the house.

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  • The chickens were next on her routine.

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  • She always laughed when the chickens fought each other over it.

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  • Who put chickens in eggs?

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