How dare yall let me go to a Poultry Auction!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Bex, Nov 8, 2008.

  1. Bex

    Bex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone else go to the Culpeper Auction?

    I really shouldn't have gone.. Between me, my fiance, my mom, and younger sister we did way too much damage.. :lol

    We came home with 5 pullets/hens (4 of those were $1!), 3 ducks (2 pekins & 1 call), 6 chicks (2 golden laced wyandottes, 1 golden comet, & 3 sex links), 2 rabbits & a hamster. [​IMG] All in all we only spent $70.. Which I guess wasn't too bad?
     
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  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    I feel your pain - we went to the feed store (see post) and came home with 4 more chickens.
     
  3. Bex

    Bex Chillin' With My Peeps

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    4 more chickens is a lot better than the load we brought home. [​IMG]
     
  4. L&Schickens

    L&Schickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That is not a bad haul.
    On Monday I went to a friend's house and came home with 14 chickens and 2 1/2 dozen eggs to hatch!! [​IMG] I need to build more pens!! [​IMG]
     
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    I'm glad I am not aware of anything like that going on here in the Southwest.... I'd be there.
     
  6. Linda in San Diego

    Linda in San Diego Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Goodness, you better watch out! Poultry Auctions are bad for your family!
     
  7. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    But, but poultry auctions are so much fun. LOL
     
  8. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    You should have come here instead. You could have gotten silver appleyard ducks, a Thanksgiving turkey, a Christmas goose and some blue orp chicks. [​IMG]
     
  9. Ducklove334

    Ducklove334 Off to another pond

    Nov 4, 2008
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    we're going to the one they're having here, the weekend after next too [​IMG] teehee [​IMG]


    I wish we could go to the one next weekend, but it's too far aways I guess [​IMG]











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  10. Leah-yes I know I'm crazy

    Leah-yes I know I'm crazy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Weather is so bad from Nov 1 to April 1 that there can be no further construction for new coops or runs. Absolutely no new arrivals allowed because we are at capacity. Very sad.
     

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