Secret Life of Poultry: Tiny the Attack Hen

Secret Life of Poultry: Tiny the Attack Hen
Add to Favorites Reading Time: 4 minutes Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the feistiest little chicken of them all? I have my bets placed on Tiny the Terrorist, a Sumatra/Ameraucana mix hen who lives in Georgia with her owner, Cynthia. What was originally a small story posted on the Backyard Chickens forums back in 2011 turned into almost a decade worth of watching Tiny’s antics. Fans of Tiny, myself included, would hear occasional updates from Cynthia, online as “speckledhen,” until the forum thread grew silent and I had to reach out for an update. A decade ago, Cynthia bought some Black and Blue Ameraucana hatching eggs from a breeder, and Tiny hatched from a beautiful blue egg. She was a fraction of the size of her brood-mates and didn’t have a beard. Tiny appeared to be partially blind as well, because while the other chicks were eating, Tiny

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