Chicken edibility time period

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by Chickababy, May 13, 2016.

  1. Chickababy

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    So I don't know if this is the best place to ask this, but here it goes. My dog killed a chicken 2 days ago but I think she just broke its neck because there was no blood. It has been refrigerated ever since. Is it still safe to pluck and eat?
     
  2. Gray Farms

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    with the guts in it?
     
  3. Chickababy

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    yes
     
  4. Gray Farms

    Gray Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No its not safe to eat. The bacteria in the guts will have made it into the rest of the carcass by now.
     
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  5. Chickababy

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    Ok thank you.
     

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