Funny: escaped hen hangs out at restaurants

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Tala, Jan 12, 2011.

  1. Tala

    Tala Flock Mistress

    well, first they call it a hen, then they call it a HE.....[​IMG]

    The "freshest" chicken in Wilmington, North Carolina arguably comes from the Hardee's on Carolina Beach Road.

    A live hen has been hanging out at the restaurant for months and won't budge.

    Regulars call her "the one who got away" and joke that she is standing in protest against poultry eaters.​
  2. turney31

    turney31 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2008
    palestine texas
    Last edited: Jan 12, 2011
  3. kla37

    kla37 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2010
    Hillsborough, NC USA
    Oh my goodness! I hope someone can take her to a nice backyard somewhere. It's definitely a she.
  4. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Well at least she looks well fed. She should hitch a ride to Miami, FL with someone. She could join all those feral chicken colonies down there.
  5. CrazyChickieMama

    CrazyChickieMama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2008
    Bolton, NC
    I think I might go into Wilmington tomorrow... Think they'd notice a grown woman chasing a chicken around? [​IMG]
  6. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Oh I hope someone gives her a good home. A dog could take her out in a jiffy!

    How cute and sweet she is!!! Very heartwarming.
  7. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Several years ago 3 hens took up residence behind the local STS tire supply. They made it through the summer in great shape. I located where they were roosting, but someone snagged them before I got to it.
  8. FireTigeris

    FireTigeris Tyger! Tyger! burning bright

    Jacksonville's Friendship park used to have a large feral chicken population but the city keeps removing them... think they are all gone now-
  9. annie3001

    annie3001 My Girls

    Jun 11, 2009
    [​IMG] amazing story.
  10. Oboistonquack

    Oboistonquack Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 25, 2010
    Quote:I had the same thought!!

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