Albemarle county fair has NO BIRDS this year.... No chickens, no ducks

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by peacebird, Aug 1, 2007.

  1. peacebird

    peacebird Songster

    Apr 12, 2007
    no guineas...

    I went last night and was so disappointed. In previous years it has been so much fun to see all the different types of birds and animals!

    This year - not so much. The mini goats were still adorable, the horses and cattle impressive. But no birds....


  2. MayberrySaint

    MayberrySaint Chillin' Out

    Mar 7, 2007
    Mount Airy, NC
    I think it is because of the avian flu outbreak in the Shenandoah Valley. All poultry was banned from shows this year.
  3. jackiedon

    jackiedon Songster

    Jun 4, 2007
    Central Arkansas
    I reserved 4 cages for our county fair. When I called they said they were just looking up what kind of chickens I would be showing because they couldn't remember Polish because no one had ever shown them. I told them I might be showing different kinds depends on what the 3 week old babies look like in September.

    I can't wait for the fair.


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