1. Come check out hundreds of awesome coop pages (and a few that need suggestions) in our 2018 Coop Rating Project!

80 young roos rescued and in need of homes - New York

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by jjthink, Sep 28, 2009.

  1. jjthink

    jjthink Crowing

    4,622
    27
    274
    Jan 17, 2007
    New Jersey
    Please keep this thread hopping so folks see it in time. This is a heavy lift, for them to find good homes for that many roos...
    Thanks! [​IMG]
    JJ

    28 September 2009
    Woodstock Sanctuary Needs Home for 94 Rescued Roosters – Help!

    Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary took in, via the ASPCA, 94 young roosters seized from an illegal slaughterhouse in New York City. The ASPCA mistakenly proclaimed all of the birds to be hens. Woodstock is DESPERATE to find homes for these birds. Possible homes have been located for about 14 birds, which leaves 80 ADORABLE young roosters who need to be adopted.

    If you or anyone you know can adopt one or more of these roosters, please contact:

    Jenny Brown, Director
    Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary
    Woodstock, NY 12498
    Phone: 845-679-5955
    Email: [email protected]
    Website: www.WoodstockSanctuary.org <http://www.Woodstockfas.org>
    Cock-a-Doodle-Doo! Thank you!
    United Poultry Concerns is a nonprofit organization that promotes the compassionate and respectful treatment of domestic fowl.
     
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2009

  2. Bassleg

    Bassleg Songster

    414
    3
    144
    Jul 25, 2008
    Lebanon Oregon
    I have 80 MT freezer bags [​IMG]
     
  3. cassie

    cassie Crowing

    5,313
    1,071
    361
    Mar 19, 2009
    I'm sorry but it seems to me that the respectful and compassionate thing to do is make chicken and dumplings. There are far more roosters in this world than there are pet homes for them, and most roosters don't make good pets. Plus, if they were in a natural sitauation they would be some hawk's or coyote's dinner anyway.
     
  4. chickenbottom

    chickenbottom Songster

    Dec 30, 2008
    hollister, florida
    thats a great deed of them if i was close i would take one
     
  5. jjthink

    jjthink Crowing

    4,622
    27
    274
    Jan 17, 2007
    New Jersey
    Quote:I imagine the roos would have a different opinion!

    I am sure if they are unsuccessful finding good homes for some of them then they will probably become someone's dinner. But if some good homes can be found, why shouldn't they try?.....

    JJ
     
  6. ksct

    ksct Songster

    459
    3
    131
    Apr 23, 2009
    upstate, NY
    i'm sorry if i had the space i'd get one! Good luck!!!
     
  7. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    8,253
    11
    261
    Jul 24, 2009
    Lutz,FL
    I would get one if I was closer!!!! Bump...... [​IMG]
     

  8. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Crowing

    6,417
    152
    321
    Mar 5, 2007
    UTAH
    Are they Free !
     
  9. fasbendera

    fasbendera Songster

    620
    1
    139
    Jan 30, 2009
    Midwest
    Unbelievable! They have sanctuaries for everything but chickens. Good luck - bump
    [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2009
  10. Wolf-Kim

    Wolf-Kim Songster

    3,832
    23
    221
    Jan 25, 2008
    What is an illegal slaughter house? That has me confused.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by