Proud owner of two rescued battery hens, my very first chickens.

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by weesy68, May 3, 2009.

  1. weesy68

    weesy68 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 3, 2009
    Stratford CT

    Our family is now the proud owners of two Australorps that I rescued from a Vivero in the Bronx (have you ever been in one of those places, it'll break your heart). One is now not doing well and I posted a separate note in the Emergencies section for advice. We brought them to CT in the hope of giving them a better life, and hopefully we'll receive a few eggs in return. I am totally excited, I've owned plenty of different animals but never chickens, so I'm busy catching up learning as much as I can and teaching it to my two daughters.

    I'm sure I'll be spending plenty of time on here chatting with folks, and I'm looking forward to seeing/sharing lots of great photos, and tips.

    Last edited: May 3, 2009
  2. giasmom

    giasmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 31, 2009
    Woodville, Al
    [​IMG] & good for ya'll, I am a rescue nut !!!
  3. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 27, 2008
    Russia, NY
  4. EricShane

    EricShane Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 12, 2009
    SouthWestern Ohio
    Ive rescued most of my chickens too! [​IMG]
  5. Toast n Jelly

    Toast n Jelly Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 29, 2007
    St.Charles, QC
    [​IMG] [​IMG] ...Yep, I've rescued a few myself...good luck!
  6. Biddieacres

    Biddieacres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 31, 2008
    You Rock!
  7. B. Saffles Farms

    B. Saffles Farms Mr. Yappy Chickenizer

    Nov 23, 2008
    Madisonville, TN
    [​IMG] from TN

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