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Puting a chicken down

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by girls and guineas, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. girls and guineas

    girls and guineas Songster

    Nov 30, 2011
    northern GA
    What is the best way to put a chicken down? Quick so they don't suffer?? We don't have any guns--is that the best way??

  2. TurtlePowerTrav

    TurtlePowerTrav T.K.'s Farm

    Jul 29, 2012
    Oregon City, OR
    My Coop
    Axe to the neck. Severs spinal cord and instant death. The body does convulse and move as muscles fire randomly. But they are dead. Sorry if this is graphic, but most quick and humane way.

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