Another of the cassin's auklet type bird mysteriously appears

Discussion in 'What Breed Or Gender is This?' started by hunterjumper999, Oct 17, 2009.

  1. hunterjumper999

    hunterjumper999 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Every two months or so I find one of these :

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    in my flock. Always with the bad beak. ALWAYS. he/she makes number 3. Always with the bad beak.


    What is it and wheres it coming from.

    Tyson is the only chicken place around me ( i know because i live on a highway with neighbors like 6 miles down the road). I know all my neighbors on each side for the next 15 miles or so and THEY don't have chickens.

    So what is this?
     
  2. chickenlover54

    chickenlover54 Henely Hatchery

    May 20, 2009
    Northern Illinois
    wow thats one of the wierdest stories i've ever heard I had to read it like 10 times to understand it? so every 2 months a new chicken just shows up outta no where? I wud guess you have a wild flock of black, beak demented chickens.
     
  3. evonne

    evonne Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 5, 2009
    Las Vegas
    maybe they're refugee's from the tyson place?
    the heard it was better at your place and jumped the border?
     
  4. AkTomboy

    AkTomboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 21, 2009
    DJ, Alaska
    Quote:I agree [​IMG]
     
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    What do they grow up to look like?
     
  6. hunterjumper999

    hunterjumper999 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they come in as young birds with hardly any feathers.... so we have not reached adult size yet.

    I'll try to get pics of the only other young adult.
     

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