Help im going to a poultry auction and need some info

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by RooptyDoo, Oct 19, 2008.

  1. RooptyDoo

    RooptyDoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am going to a poultry auction and I was wanting to know if there is way to tell how old a hen is and if she is past her laying cycle?
     
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  2. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    Check out the feet for scaley legs, and I think I remember something about white being around the eyes, or ear lobes or something like that....
     
  3. RooptyDoo

    RooptyDoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks:)
     

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