How can you humanely kill a chook?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by silky_3699, Aug 26, 2011.

  1. silky_3699

    silky_3699 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2011
    My Own Realm!!!
    title says it all.
  2. Bat Cave Silkies

    Bat Cave Silkies Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 11, 2010
    Bat Cave, NC
    there are quite a few threads on this topic already...some even explain in great detail

    me~~I euthanize them with ether (found in starter fluid).....quick, painless, and I can hold & pet them until they go to heaven
  3. Mother_Hen2011

    Mother_Hen2011 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 2, 2011
    New Mexico
    What exactly is a chook? Sorry still learning the lingo round here [​IMG]
  4. ChooksinChoppers

    ChooksinChoppers Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 24, 2011
    Ocala, Florida.
    A Chook is a Chicken...except it lives in Australia [​IMG]
  5. Mattemma

    Mattemma Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 12, 2009
    I chopped off the head of my sick one.One chop and it was all over.I was a *baby* and covered her head,so she could not see it coming.

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