Farm Fair was too HOT!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by froggie71, Jul 22, 2011.

  1. froggie71

    froggie71 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Shamong, NJ
    All the chickens and guineas were sent home. The vet on hand took temps ranging from 106 - 110 on the chickens. 3 chickens were throwing up. 1 had to be put down. [​IMG] All of our chickens were ok and happy to be home. We were spraying them down and soaking them in a pool at fair to cool them down. The ducks and geese were able to stay, but just not farm fair without the chickens [​IMG]
  2. Inkheart

    Inkheart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2010
    Columbus Ohio
    That is just crazy! But glad yours made it thru ok - so scary this weather~!
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

    May 11, 2010
    In this kind of heat all the livestock (and pets!) needs to stay home!

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