Arizona Chickens

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by paynemom, Jan 30, 2008.

  1. Mikey D

    Mikey D Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 12, 2011
    Apache Junction AZ
    Quote:Back atcha Memphis!

    I agree - AZ BYC poultry show!
  2. Memphisjourney2seramas

    Memphisjourney2seramas Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 19, 2011
    we are almost to reach 2000 pages yeah!!!
  3. RanchoDelPolloLoco

    RanchoDelPolloLoco Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 2, 2011
    Quote:Back atcha Memphis!

    I agree - AZ BYC poultry show!

    Oooh is there a Poultry show in Feb? [​IMG]
  4. southerndesert

    southerndesert B & M Chicken Ranch

    Jun 17, 2011
    Morristown, AZ
    Seed Box/tub passed to Bob's Henhouse and good to meet another member of the AZ thread, I am up to 4 now [​IMG]
  5. pdx2phx

    pdx2phx Chased by Chickens

    Apr 12, 2010
    SE Coastal GA
    My Coop
    I hate to say it about the feed store with the bad conditions for animals (don't know which one or where, never been that I know of)....

    .....but if people have complained about the conditions and nothing has been done, and it is documented that these conditions are at the bare minimum unsafe in terms of biosecurity, and potentially cruel, maybe it is appropriate to contact either animal welfare organizations or the (county?) animal folks, or maybe USDA(?) ??

    I hope not to see a place like that. I would probably lose my mind and say WAAAY too much to the employees/owner. I know they're chickens, but on the other had I do think it's our responsibility to take as good, humane care of them as possible, regardless of whether they're for showing, pets, food production or actual food....[​IMG] [​IMG]

    and I too would worry about the safety of the feed they're selling...I mean, if the animals around it are sickly,the place is dirty/nasty, how good can that be for the feed? [​IMG]

    Waah. Now I need to go hug my peepers.
  6. Mikey D

    Mikey D Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 12, 2011
    Apache Junction AZ
    AZ State fair!

    October 20 – 23

    Open Angora Goats
    Open Sheep

    State Fair Animal Linky


    Party Bus? [​IMG]
  7. pastrymama

    pastrymama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 30, 2010
    MAMA HEN CHRIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    i just called Scottsdale Livestock, they don't carry manna pro, but she will ORDER IT FOR ME!!!!!!!!!!!! she will call me in the morning with a price, may i suggest you do the same?
    the location at the airpark is closed today, so i called the other one that is super far, but she will still take care of it and call me in the morning. 480-699-0123 i can have it delivered to the closer location by midweek if the price isn't outrageous.
  8. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

    Jan 4, 2009
    Tempe, Arizona
    Quote:Back atcha Memphis!

    I agree - AZ BYC poultry show!

    Oooh is there a Poultry show in Feb? [​IMG]

    Arizona Poultry Organization 3rd Annual Winter/Spring Show
    February 11th (coop-in on the 10th, coop-out/cleanup on the 12th)
    Arizona State Fairgrounds, Home Ec building

    (same building as poultry, rabbits and cavies were in at the county fair)
  9. Mama Hen Chris

    Mama Hen Chris Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 24, 2010
    Peoria, AZ
    Quote:I just called and spoke to Annetta and she will call for the egg maker crumbles for me. She says..did your friend just call here? [​IMG] They are just a couple miles from my house! Thanks for the update!
  10. Arizonachicken

    Arizonachicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 5, 2011
    Scottsdale, AZ
    Quote:I shop there, too, from time to time. Let me know the price, maybe I can go in on the order with you guys!

    I would not shop at the other store, if it were me. I agree with pdx2phx. Why is it acceptable for poultry to be kept in substandard conditions?

    AZ State Fair sounds great!

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