Am I a horder

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by burdboy, Aug 3, 2016.

  1. burdboy

    burdboy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I refuse to cull a non productive flock member or two or three or four... my mom says in a chicken horder. Am I?
     
  2. SueT

    SueT Overrun With Chickens

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    well, how many do you have?
     
  3. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Be Happy! Read more. Premium Member

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  4. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Too Many Chickens Premium Member

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    You are not a hoarder until you have more animals than you can care for correctly.
     
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  5. burdboy

    burdboy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    3 Guineas, 6 ducks, and 25 chickens
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    are you keeping up with their care & feeding and coop cleaning, etc? If you can honestly say YES. Then your aren't a hoarder.

    If you birds are roaming the neighborhood and becoming pests, you don't know how many you really have or if any didn't come home. Then I would say you need an intervention before neighbors report you & animal control takes them away.
     
  7. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Be Happy! Read more. Premium Member

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    Can you feed and take care of them all?
    If yes...then no you are not.
    If no...them you have a problem.
     
  8. burdboy

    burdboy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I can feed them all and love them all
     
  9. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Be Happy! Read more. Premium Member

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    BUT do you have enough room for them all.

    Is your mom having to PAY for all the animals stuff?
    If so she may be having a problem with spending so much money in order for you to care for them and may not be liking that.
    Could be she is trying to tell you in her own way that you really need to get rid of some???
    Im just guessing things out loud here.

    Why do you think she is calling you a hoarder?
     
  10. burdboy

    burdboy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have plenty of room and I pay for the feed and the housing the chickens were gifts from my grandma but my mom was raised when u just didn't have a pet chicken she think if they don't produce the should go
     

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