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A Hen and Her Puppies

Offbeat  (tags: hen, adopted, puppies, broody, bonding, unusual, love )

- 3028 days ago -
"It was within a week Mabel was jumping in the box with them and brooding over them. She took to them like they were her own chicks. Nettle was a bit startled to say the least - but she didn't mind too much eventually. She's happy to have a helping pair o

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Lioness WaterTigress (15)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 11:52 am
This is so adorable.... If such love can be shared between completely different creatures.... Why is it humans cannot get alone with each other?

Laura H (964)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 11:52 am
What a sweet story!
Humans can learn a thing or two from Mabel and Nettle!
Thanks Simone!

Ellinor S (41)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 12:43 pm
thank you

Donna B (39)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 2:01 pm
What a wonderful story, thanks!

Kaye S (45)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 6:41 pm
Now I have heard it all.

Linda B (71)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 7:07 pm
Thanks for sharing.

Marla H (2)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 7:40 pm
This touches my heart. Love is truly all you need!

Vinnie m (334)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 7:56 pm
How sweet, and lucky chicken mama dog didn't eat her!!!Thanks Simone for a nice story for a change.

Ant m (47)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 7:57 pm
really nice .......

Karen B (8)
Saturday March 6, 2010, 8:00 pm
Thank you, they are all precious.

gail dair (0)
Sunday March 7, 2010, 1:43 am
great story thanks Simone
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