Does anyone know where there down comes from?????

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by StevenW., Dec 4, 2010.

  1. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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  2. desertdarlene

    desertdarlene Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I don't buy down, but I would hope they have an anesthetic or something. But, I don't think they do because the look on those geese's face were of fear and pain.
     
  3. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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    Quote:I'm with you, I just want people to see where most places buy it from.
     
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Sick frickin monsters..
     
  5. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    That was hard to watch. Poor geese!

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  6. StevenW.

    StevenW. Lovin' My Quackers!

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    Quote:I just got my geese back today and they were in poor shape..... [​IMG]
     
  7. StevenW.

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    Quote:I know it was for me too but I want people to know where most down comes from...
     
  8. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Didn't watch, but down does not come from live birds, as it is obvious from the comments was thought.
     
  9. redhen

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    Quote:Huh?? You need to watch the video..
    they were plucking LIVE geese... and one even got its skin ripped .. while alive.
     
  10. StevenW.

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    Quote:They use a process called Live Plucking which they use cause it makes them more money
     

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