Unfortunately had to sell a chicken-have NEVER done that

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by chooniecat, Nov 20, 2012.

  1. chooniecat

    chooniecat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Obtained 4 pullets this past summer, Red Stars, and all but 1 have become wanderers. The property across my rd. has pine trees and it was too much for these 3 to resist. 1 was hit by car(killed instantly) and the other 1, as soon as I noticed her going into pine trees across rd. I seperated and processed. Had ANOTHER of this bunch go into pines this past week and I was tired of having to process these gorgeous excellent layers so I found someone who wanted an excellent layer. My chickens are kept in a penned area until daylight and then turned loose to pasture and I had never, in 10 yrs. of chickendom, had them go across the rd. Naughty Red Stars. This was a gorgeous pullet imo.She gave her hiding place away becuz she was so vocal. I heard her doing "egg song" or whatever song she sang in the pines.
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  2. Chickenfan4life

    Chickenfan4life Overrun With Chickens

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    I am sorry you had to sell her.
     
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Dang, you'd think with all that space on your side of the road, they would have stayed put.
     

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