Ellen DeGeneres has some fun with her new chickens as she thanks fans for all their pet advice: ‘What does it mean when they sit on your head?’
Ellen DeGeneres shared some heartwarming new content on her Instagram account on Wednesday.
The comedian and former host of The Ellen DeGenres Show, 65, included a a photo and a video in an Instagram post of her playing with her and her wife Portia de Rossi’s new pet chickens.
‘Thanks for all the great chicken advice. Keep it coming. What does it mean when they sit on your head?’ DeGeneres wrote in the caption of her Instagram post.
Both the photo and video showed DeGeneres playing with the chickens inside of the large chicken dome, which is a barbed wire fence around several wooden planks. The dome is in the backyard of the couple’s home in Montecito, California.
The first piece of content in DeGeneres’s post was a photo of the comedian with one of the chickens sitting on top of her head while another was walking right behind her on top of one of the planks of wood of the dome.
Pet Chickens: On Wednesday, Ellen DeGeneres included a a photo and a video in an Instagram post of her playing with her and her wife Portia de Rossi ‘s new pet chickens
Chickens: The video showed one of the chickens sitting on one of DeGeneres’s shoulders and it pecked her eyelid as began petting it.
Chicken Dome: DeGeneres showed off the large chicken dome, which is a barbed wire fence several wooden planks
DeGeneres wore a light gray colored hoodie while she was inside of the chicken coop and playing with her new pets.
Meanwhile, the second piece of content was a video that was filmed by DeGeneres herself which captured one of the chickens sitting on one of her shoulders. The chicken pecked her eyelid as she began petting it.
The 65-year-old later gave the chicken resting on top of her shoulder several kisses on it upper body.
Throughout the entire video, chirping noises from several of the chickens could be heard.
The video also showed two of the other chickens sitting on DeGeneres’s lap. The comedian is heard saying ‘hello’ to some of the other chickens and asking the ones situated on her lap if they wanted to remain there.
DeGeneres’s August 2nd Instagram post comes a few days after she announced in a video post on the social media platform that she announced that she and de Rossi, 50, acquired several pet chickens, something that the couple had been wanting to do for a ‘long time.’
In this video, DeGeneres showed several of the couple’s new pet chickens eating some food and playing inside of the large chicken dome structure that they now resided in.
‘Portia and I have been dreaming of this day for a long time and it’s finally here. We have chickens! If you have any great tips for raising chickens please share them with me,’ the 65-year-old wrote in the lengthy caption of her July 29 Instagram video post.
Kissing the Chicken: In the video, DeGeneres gave a chicken that was resting on top of her shoulder several kisses on its upper body. The same chicken pecked one of the comedian’s eyelids earlier in the same video
Exciting News: DeGeneres’s August 2nd Instagram post comes a few days after she announced in a video post on the social media platform that she announced that she and De Rossi acquired several pet chickens, something that the couple had been wanting to do for a ‘long time.’
Adventures with friends: The arrival of DeGeneres’s (far left) and de Rossi’s (far right) new pet chickens comes almost a month after they joined Kris Jenner (center on the left) and her longtime boyfriend Corey Gamble (center on the right) on a yacht where the foursome spent the day sailing the waters off of Majorca, Spain
‘Also thank you to Jeremy and all of the amazing people at @Dare2DreamFarms who built this beautiful coop. Clearly I blurred out the chickens in this video to protect their privacy. I’m posting another video on my broadcast channel now!,’ the former Daytime Talk Show host stated in her caption.
DeGenres and de Rossi have been together since 2004 and got married in August 2008.
The arrival of the couple’s new pet chickens comes almost a month after they joined Kris Jenner and her longtime boyfriend Corey Gamble on a yacht where the foursome spent the day sailing the waters off of Majorca, Spain.
Jenner shared a collage of images from the yachting adventure on her Instagram account on July 11.
‘Life was meant for good friends and great adventures! ☀️ ⚓️ 🛥️ @ellendegeneres @portiaderossi @coreygamble #Majorca.’ Jenner, 67, wrote in the caption of her Instagram post.