dispatching a chick

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chittyn, Dec 20, 2011.

  1. chittyn

    chittyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am hoping to hatch some cream legbars. I have heard these are auto sexing breed and i would like to dispatch of the day old cockerels in the most humane way possible any ideas many thanks
     
  2. rirbrahma

    rirbrahma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Sell them on Craigslist for $5-
    I don't kill any chicks I don't want. I sell them.
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  3. BairleaFarm

    BairleaFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Try and sell them first. A shovel to the head or cut the head off would be the ways I would get rid of chicks if I needed to cull them.
     
  4. chittyn

    chittyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i am worried that no body will want cream legbar cockerels ??
     
  5. BairleaFarm

    BairleaFarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    youd be surprised what people want if its cheap or free.
     
  6. foxypoproxy

    foxypoproxy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i agree, please try to sell them before you decide to cull.
    Some people out their do want cockerels.
     
  7. chittyn

    chittyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    if i cant ??
     
  8. madamwlf

    madamwlf Nevermore Acres

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    I give mine away to 4H kids.
     
  9. williamsl77

    williamsl77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have found that someone out there will eventually take the boys, too.
     
  10. darin367

    darin367 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    People that have snakes will take em, if you don't mind them becoming food for a snake..... craigslist them..
     

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