31 more for $50!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Cpprpnny19, Feb 11, 2012.

  1. Cpprpnny19

    Cpprpnny19 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 14, 2011
    Ok I am nuts!
    Craigslist post came across for entire flock of thirty one 9m-1.5 yr old hens.
    Owner has to disperse as they have to move to OH in 30 days!

    I was first to respond and brought home:
    Speckled Sussex (major beautiful !!!)
    Black Australorps
    Buff Brahma (1 VERY large hen!)
    Light Brahma
    White Rock
    Buff Rock
    Partridge Rock (also stunning!)
    Red Sexlink

    6 were in a really nasty molt so they went to auction. 8 went to neighbor's son as I had promised him good quality hens to replace the 11 useless ones he sent to auction last week I even let him pick. (=

    But with over 40 I still have too many-4 sold on craigslist for pick up today. The 1 Americana may go to an Easter Egger lover this week.

    Did I menation I have 24 eggs on order for Icelandics and 14 Cochin chicks coming first week of March?

    Lynne (I am hooked!)
  2. enjoyin' my chickens

    enjoyin' my chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 13, 2011
    Hinesville, Ga
    Not crazy or nuts. You just want what is best for the chickens. I would be willing to bet that you found real good homes for the ones that have already went as opposed to what someone else who would have picked up the birds might have provided.
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    May 11, 2010
    I wish I could wheel and deal like that!

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