Sad to say that apparently the neighbor chicken Buffy passed. I hadn't seen her in several days, and I happened to be out to ask the neighbor about it. She said Buffy died peacefully in the henhouse.. was just lying there. She had a burial.
In other critter news, the female orioles are hitting the oranges more now. I assume that means eggs are hatched, and wee orioles can now be left alone for bits of time.
Some of the hummingbirds are starting to look like their ruby throats are coming in. Still a few that are all downy grey though.