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My chickens will be on the news tonight! Also a noble cause to support!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Sumatra503, Jan 23, 2012.

  1. Sumatra503

    Sumatra503 Kozy Orchard Farms

    Sep 24, 2010
    My chickens will be on the news tonight and I will too!

    There has been a lot of flooding here in Oregon and a lot of animals have been displaced by the flooding. I have decided to open up my home as a place for a few of these animals to go and I am hoping to get others to open up their homes as well. I have also created the Facebook Group, The Soggy Animals of Coos County to help spread the word and get things organized better.

    I sent out a press release about this and the local news came and interviewed me to help spread the word around better.

    I am offering to take in chickens, sheep, goats, and baby animals like calves, lambs, etc.

    Here's a link to the Group, http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Soggy-Animals-of-Coos-County/258999660839999?v=wall.
  2. Whitewinterwolf

    Whitewinterwolf Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 11, 2011
    Oh good for you!!!
  3. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani

    Aug 14, 2010
    Hardy Township, OH
    That's very thoughtful of you.
  4. Kittyf

    Kittyf Chillin' With My Peeps

    That's a kind and terrific thing you are doing - many blessings upon you!
  5. Sumatra503

    Sumatra503 Kozy Orchard Farms

    Sep 24, 2010
    Thanks for the support guys!

    Funny, though how camera shy my chickens suddenly became when the news was involved.
  6. deco

    deco Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 19, 2011
    Washington Co, PA
    The world is better because of people like you.
  7. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    May 11, 2010
    [​IMG] [​IMG]
  8. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    I so much agree!!!! [​IMG]
  9. Sumatra503

    Sumatra503 Kozy Orchard Farms

    Sep 24, 2010
    Thanks again you guys!!!

    The story aired last night on the local news at 6:00 and again at 11:00.

    There is a flood warning in effect again for the Coquille River, which is about 15 miles south of where I live. The flooding is not too bad yet, but it stands a chance of getting out of hand with the 2-5 inches of forcast rain for the Oregon Coast.

    Here's a link to the video for the news story.

  10. marty8587

    marty8587 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2011
    Portland, Oregon
    Nice story!!

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