Did you lose a chicken in Long Beach, CA?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by 562Jen, Oct 1, 2009.

  1. 562Jen

    562Jen Out Of The Brooder

    Feb 5, 2008
    Long Beach, CA
    A brown chicken was found in the alley between Junipero/Raymond and 8th/10th streets in the LBC this afternoon. An alert neighbor thought she may be mine, but my girls are all present and accounted for. This chicken looks like she's not in the best of health - some feathers missing on the neck and perhaps some digestive problems, but maybe she's just a little worse for wear from her journey. I'll try and post a photo later this evening. In the meantime, I will do my best to keep her safe and sound.
  2. purpletree23

    purpletree23 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 15, 2009
    She's not mine ( I'm in New Hampshire and boy would she be tired) but I wanted to tell you how sweet it is of you to go through the effort of trying to find her home.

    It does my heart good to know that there ARE still decent people in this world.[​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  3. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 5, 2009
    Middleton, WI
    Quote:I second that!!!!!! Except for the Hew Hampshire part....would be a long trip from my house too though. Hope her owner will come forward
  4. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 18, 2007
    Sevier county, Tn.
    Now thats a good thing.
    feed her and maybe she will find her way back home.
    good luck. and thanks,
    we [​IMG] need more people like you.in this world..

    spelling gone awry.LoL
    Last edited: Oct 2, 2009
  5. Marietta

    Marietta Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2012
    Long Beach CA
    So, did anyone ever come forward and claim that sweet chicken you rescued?

    I live in Long Beach, too, and have four pet chickens presently. All hens, of course. I'll be adding 5-6 babies in March and can't wait. I get them from Blacksmith's on Lakewood. We're fortunate to have the space for up to 20 because we live on one of the few double lots on Second Street.

    I would love to know others nearby who share my appreciation for these sweet birds. I looked at Meetup and found the Homestead group but I think they are more diverse than I'm looking for.
  6. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

    Apr 17, 2015
    Long Beach, WA
    I lost one two weeks ago, but I'm in the wrong Long Beach!
  7. Marietta

    Marietta Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2012
    Long Beach CA
    Ha Ha! I guess you are!
  8. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    ......and....... this was 5 years ago!

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