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Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Adopt a rooster? - I have an organic farm in Ringoes, New Jersey with a chicken coop. You are welcome to bring him here. Alice -----Original Message----- >From: Chris >Sent: Jul 26,[masked]:34 AM >To: Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup-­NYC-list@meetup. user 8. Jul 26, 2012 8:38 AM
Adopt a rooster? - I have a five month old black Jersey Giant rooster who recently learned how to crow. We didn't even know he was a rooster till just a few weeks before that. Well, I need to find him a home, and fast! He's heathy and has a get demeanor. Thanks :) Sent Chris Jul 26, 2012 1:03 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Lost chicken needs a home! - We'd be interested and I don't live far from you. -B.C. "Ernest Hemingway once wrote, 'The world is a fine place and worth fighting for.'I agree w B.C. Jul 25, 2012 12:25 PM
Lost chicken needs a home! - Hi Everyone, My friend's downstairs neighbor ended up with a stray/lost chicken in her backyard.  We all live on Park Place between Classon and Franklin in Crown Heights.  The chicken just appeared one day. I would introduce her into ou Molly C. Jul 25, 2012 12:24 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Re: Sick Chicken help needed - Thanks everyone for all your suggestions and help - it is great to have this resource!    Betsy is feeling better.  I have been giving her yogurt with olive oil, ground pumpkin seeds, AC vinegar and a little DE and she's boun Molly C. Jul 23, 2012 10:48 AM
Re: Sick Chicken help needed - Hi Molly, I hope your hen is doing better. Has she layed yet? I had a hen who had issues with being egg-bound. If you look at her vent, you can see it pulsing (for lack of a better term), which is her trying to pass it. You can also feel the egg throug Martha Jul 23, 2012 8:42 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Chaff is the outer skin of a coffee bean that peeks away during the roasting process. There are a few roasters nearby. Porto Rico, Blue Bottle, Brooklyn Roasting Company. They all would likely have leftover MEGP Jul 21, 2012 7:33 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - It's not the same thing ----- Reply message ----- From: "Anna Hanau" <[address removed]> To: <Just-Food-City-Chicken-Mee­tup-NYC-list@meetup.c Brooklyn Chicken F. Jul 20, 2012 11:38 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - I don't know if coffee chaff is the same as grounds, but the Pulp & Bean coffee shop on Franklin & Eastern parkway is always dumping their Anna H. Jul 20, 2012 4:59 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - don't give the apple cider vinegar when you are giving the electrolytes....forgot to say that! user 1. Jul 20, 2012 1:14 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Molly, I have an excellent safe wormer that has no egg collection withdrawal period. U can try it if u think it's worms... Ozzie If this message has lots of short hand & typos, Osiris Jul 20, 2012 1:12 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - You just build a new run.....could it be something in the soil? Also, do you add apple cider vinegar to their water? It helps to keep them healthy. I don't know how your weather has been, user 1. Jul 20, 2012 1:10 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - My neighbors hen had similar problems last year.. I can give you his email address. I gave him the Tylan I had put aside just in case I needed it... It is an antibiotic that farmers use for sick livestock. He separated the sick hen an Simone M. Jul 20, 2012 1:05 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - just so you know...DE does not  de-worm. Its considered a preventative but it will not worm them. It also doesnt kill mites but can prevent them as much as a sand dustbath. If you think your girls have worms, please worm them properly or they will con Melina B. Jul 20, 2012 12:52 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Meg - I will definitely check that later today - I don't think this is it but worth a look... On Fri, Jul 20, 2012 at 12:42 PM, MEGP < meganpaska@g Molly C. Jul 20, 2012 12:50 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - http://www.thepoultrysite.com/­forums/showthread.php?t=6808 Megan Paska[masked] On Jul 2 MEGP Jul 20, 2012 12:42 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Watery like her belly feels like its soft and full of fluid. Megan Paska[masked] On Jul 20, 2012, at 12:39 PM, Molly Caldwell < MEGP Jul 20, 2012 12:40 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Meg - watery how?  Like loose stool? Not that I've noticed but I'm at work now so I haven't observed her in a couple hours.  I'm going to leave early to care for her and will let you know.  We built a new covered run about 2 months ag Molly C. Jul 20, 2012 12:39 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Is her belly watery? I just lost a chicken recently in a similar way. Megan Paska[masked] On Jul 20, 2012, at 12:09 PM, Alexandra Farkas < MEGP Jul 20, 2012 12:29 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Is it a board certified avian vet or a farm animal vet? Just watch out for them doing alot of smears and tests..there are really only a few things that it usually is in these conditions and in my experience up here in CT, avian vets will do unnecessary te Melina B. Jul 20, 2012 12:16 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Hey Molly,  Sorry to hear about Betsy. Hope Vet on Atlantic Ave has a vet for chickens. I talked to them about it last time I was there with one of my cats. Apparently, there are enough chickens in Brooklyn now that they thought it wort Alexandra F. Jul 20, 2012 12:09 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Sick Chicken help needed - Molly, if youre going to worm her, go slow...can you bring her inside and put her in a box to rest and so you can watch her poo and breathing? start with cayenne pepper in yogurt and if you can get a squash or pumpkin, whir the fresh seeds i Melina B. Jul 20, 2012 11:33 AM
Sick Chicken help needed - Hi Everyone,   I have a year old Black Star named Betsy.  She is normally bossy and aggressive and the leader of our flock.  When I got home from work yesterday evening, I went out to check on them and noticed Betsy was already in Molly C. Jul 20, 2012 10:17 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Feed - I don't have a shop. It's blue seal ----- Reply message ----- From: "Ellen Baxt" <[address removed]> To: <Just-Food-City-Chicken-Mee­tup-N Brooklyn Chicken F. Jul 17, 2012 10:37 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Feed - The one in park slope, think its $20 a bag is 218 5th avenue. Fada Jul 17, 2012 9:39 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Feed - Hi Mike, Do you have a shop, or are you selling them as an individual? Also, what brand/type are they?   Thanks, Ellen On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 9:10 AM, Mike Ellen B. Jul 17, 2012 9:11 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Feed - I have organic chicken feed for $35 a 50 pound bag. I'm in bushwick. ----- Reply message ----- From: "Jeffrey S Presley" <[address removed]> To: <Just-Food-City-Chicken-Mee­tup-NYC Brooklyn Chicken F. Jul 17, 2012 9:10 AM
Feed - Hi All, I've heard there's a store in park slope that sells organic chicken feed. Anyone know which store it is? Thanks! Sent from my iPhone Jeffrey S P. Jul 17, 2012 8:28 AM
Meetup Cancelled: KEGS & KLUCKERS - KEGS & KLUCKERS, scheduled to occur on Tuesday, July 10,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. We will notify you when it is scheduled! Thank you all for you time, If you have further questions, you Gregory A. Jul 9, 2012 12:41 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] I have a chicken coop to sell - I am new to chicken keeping and keen to learn.  Kanishk Jul 8, 2012 7:20 PM
RE: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] I have a chicken coop to sell - Perfect and thanks. If it is sold, can u tell me wher Shou-Wen Jul 8, 2012 5:16 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] I have a chicken coop to sell - Sent from my iPad On Jul 8, 2012, at 5:02 PM, Shou-Wen < [address removed] > wrote: Maritza Jul 8, 2012 5:08 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] I have a chicken coop to sell - Will be perfect for 3, i will cll you tomorrow im waiting , smebody ask first but i will call you tomorrow, see the pic that i send now so you can see how big its. Thank you Maritza barrera Maritza Jul 8, 2012 5:06 PM
RE: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] I have a chicken coop to sell - Hi, I am just about to start raising chickens in our backya Shou-Wen Jul 8, 2012 5:02 PM
I have a chicken coop to sell - Maritza Jul 8, 2012 4:06 PM
I have a chicken coop to sell - I live in staten island and i got this for $350, was ok but i decide to build a bigger coop for my girls, and now i dnt need this coop , i use for like 2 months i will sell $150. Maritza Jul 8, 2012 3:44 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Remove me from list - Hi! I think the way you "get off the list" is to change your preferences on meet-up.org.... I think there is a link to email preferences at the bottom of the email. Cheers! Sent from inside a pumpkin shell so I can't type it very well. On Jul 7, 201 Amy Jul 7, 2012 12:29 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Remove me from list - C.g. on artherkill rd in Staten island ----- Reply message ----- From: "Jeffrey S Presley" <[address removed]> To: <[address removed]> Subject: [ Brooklyn Chicken F. Jul 7, 2012 11:43 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Coop for sale - Hi, Please take me off this listserve. Thanks and best of luck! Best, Steven From: bad coffee <[address removed]> Sender: [address removed] Steven D. Jul 7, 2012 11:18 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Remove me from list - Hi Everyone, Does anyone know where I can get straw (not hay) close by? Or someone that delivers for a reasonable fee? I need it for the chickens and my garden. Thanks! -jeffrey Sent from my iPhone On Jul 7, 2012, at 11:13 AM, Rachel Blackwel Jeffrey S P. Jul 7, 2012 11:17 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Coop for sale - Preview not available Steven D. Jul 7, 2012 11:16 AM
Remove me from list - Please. Rachel Blackwell www.rachelrblackwell.com Rachel B. Jul 7, 2012 11:13 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Coop for sale - oh i am so sad. Ok definitely let me know. Thank you Elizabeth Jul 6, 2012 11:33 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Coop for sale - Coop is sold, if it falls through I'll let you know. Brett Sent from my iPhone On Jul 6, 2012, at 6:40 PM, Elizabeth < [address removed] bad c. Jul 6, 2012 7:56 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Coop for sale - I have a coop that will hold 16 chickens with a sky light 2 doors and two windows if anyone is interested it is kind of massive, it has shingles and would require some dis-assembly. I think there are 9 nesting boxes as well. it is pretty awesome Chris C. Jul 6, 2012 6:54 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Coop for sale - Hi Brett, I am sooo interested in your coop. Can i come look at it before i buy it? any day is good Elizabeth Jul 6, 2012 6:32 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Coop for sale - Doh! The coop is on the Upper East Side, Manhattan. Here are the pics: bad c. Jul 6, 2012 9:14 AM
Coop for sale - Hey all, We re-homed our three birds, and now I'm trying to sell the coop before we move to Michigan in August. The coop is about 4'x4', raised up about 16" off the floor. Total about 5' high. The walls are insulated to keep it warm in winter and c bad c. Jul 6, 2012 9:05 AM
Just bought 3 pullets - Young hens for sale - Preview not available tattfoo Jul 2, 2012 9:26 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] hen not going in at night - I have some who go into the woods to nest, but I usually lose them. I lost a turkey hen that way and even perching on the roof of the coop is dangerous (even in the city) so try to retrain them, even if it takes time. 3 peacocks stayed out last nigh Melina B. Jul 1, 2012 10:05 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] hen not going in at night - For months mine have been perching on top of the coop, not inside on the roost.  On Sat, Jun 30, 2012 at 11:27 PM, Anna Hanau < [address removed] Ellen B. Jul 1, 2012 9:56 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] hen not going in at night - 4th of July partying? :) sorry couldn't help myself! Check for predators, they may be nervous or hear something about. The Portobello www.rooms.renegadenewyork.com On Jun 30, 2012, at 11:28 PM, Anna Hanau wrote: > Our hens Fada Jun 30, 2012 11:34 PM
hen not going in at night - Our hens are 2+ years old and typically all go in the coop at dusk w/ no problem. Recently I found one wandering out in the yard well past night fall, and a few more wandering on the floor of the coop, not up on the roost bars. And same again t Anna H. Jun 30, 2012 11:25 PM
Re: How a chicken travel in NYC - That 's awesome. Love her calm demeanor. I've brought two rescue hens home from the animal shelter I work at.  Dr. Jackie P. Jun 30, 2012 12:08 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Young hens for sale - We lost a white hen with feathered feet and a fluffy head (crested) not long ago. She was my son's favorite of B.C. Jun 30, 2012 8:19 AM
How a chicken travel in NYC - Preview not available tattfoo Jun 29, 2012 11:02 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Young hens for sale - depends on the winds etc. plus runoff ---- just check out the web site they have the sched since 2003 htt CT Jun 28, 2012 12:28 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Young hens for sale - Preview not available Alexandra F. Jun 28, 2012 12:05 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Young hens for sale - I let them free range around my yard, no way i can wash off everything in my yard. DOHMH website says pick and eat veg/f CT Jun 28, 2012 11:46 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Young hens for sale - Preview not available user 4. Jun 28, 2012 11:23 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Young hens for sale - Hello was curious what everyone is doing when the Health Dept sprays for Mosquitos... thanks ct CT Jun 28, 2012 11:08 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Young hens for sale - Preview not available tattfoo Jun 28, 2012 9:08 AM
Young hens for sale - user 9. Jun 28, 2012 7:43 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster & PULLETS! - Sounds like a wonderful place to live. I'll give you a call tomorrow so we can talk logistics. What time would work for you? Mike On Jun 27, 2012, at 7:15 PM, MEGP < user 4. Jun 27, 2012 11:02 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster & PULLETS! - I have a single brahma chick that we rescued from a dumpster that is in great health but could use company. It's too small to put in with my full grown girls just yet. I am moving to start a farm in NJ at the end of next month and w MEGP Jun 27, 2012 7:15 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster & PULLETS! - Hi Mike, I'd be happy to take them as well. I was just going to order two for my backyard in Gowanus. Meg, would you take them with you when you move? If you want to take them now I'd love to have them passed on to me. --Aaron Nesser Compost and M Aaron Jun 27, 2012 6:49 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster & PULLETS! - I'll take them! Megan Paska [masked] On Jun 27, 2012, at 4:40 PM, Michael Romano wrote: > Sorry to piggyback on the previous email but I also have chicks I'm > putting up for adoption. I have two, 3 week old pullets: MEGP Jun 27, 2012 5:38 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster & PULLETS! - I have an empty chicken coop on our organic farm in Ringoes, New Jersey. Alice -----Original Message----- >From: Michael Romano >Sent: Jun 27,[masked]:40 PM >To: [address removed] >Subject: user 8. Jun 27, 2012 4:51 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster & PULLETS! - Sorry to piggyback on the previous email but I also have chicks I'm putting up for adoption. I have two, 3 week old pullets: one Ameracauna and one Plymouth Rock Barred. If you're interested please email. -Mike On Jun 27, 2012, at 8:52 AM, Fada user 4. Jun 27, 2012 4:35 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster - body{font-family: Geneva,Arial,Helvetica,sans-serif;­font-size:9pt;background-color­: #ffffff;color: black;} user 8. Jun 27, 2012 1:20 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster - Oh great! Do you come to brooklyn at all or you'd prefer I drop him off? The Portobello www.rooms.renegadenewyork.com On Jun Fada Jun 27, 2012 12:57 PM
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Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Rooster - Hi Fada, unfortunately roosters are hard to find homes for. I will ask around to see if any farmers upstate will take him and will contact you if someone can. Peace greg  Gregory A. Jun 27, 2012 12:37 PM
Rooster - Sorry, I sent that previous blank one by accident while my rooster was going off at 6am! Half asleep was about to email you all to see if anyone wants a beautiful handsome rooster? Don't know If any of you remember but this is the guy I literally found Fada Jun 27, 2012 8:51 AM
Found chicken - The Portobello www.rooms.renegadenewyork.com Fada Jun 27, 2012 6:04 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Does anyone do "chicken presentations"? - Hi, found chicken, many farmers that I know here in Rehoboth,if they find an errant chicken, not one of t sandi May 19, 2012 8:41 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Does anyone do "chicken presentations"? - Thanks, Alexandra!    Unfortunately, this month the Bucky Buckaw flock, 3 miniature (6 inches high, less than a pound) Serama hens are "interning" at Governor's Island with the Earth Matter Compost Learning Center flock wh Robert May 19, 2012 8:04 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Does anyone do "chicken presentations"? - You should totally hit up Bucky Buckaw - Robert McMinn. He does chicken demos all the time. Has a podcast, does the whole thing. I don't know him personally, but he's very responsive. You can find him through his site, on Twitter or FB. Alexandra F. May 18, 2012 10:12 AM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Does anyone do "chicken presentations"? - Thank you Melina :) On May 17, 2012, at 9:25 PM, Melina Brown < [address removed] > wrote: Fada May 17, 2012 10:14 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Does anyone do "chicken presentations"? - Isolate it in a box far from your birds and check it for mites, lice, runny nose, coughing/whooping, swelling in eyes, or anything else that looks wrong. Clean up the leg and see what the problem is...if there is no blood or obvious problem, be sure t Melina B. May 17, 2012 9:25 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Does anyone do "chicken presentations"? - Hey guys, So I found a chicken on the side of the road literally. Seems to have a problem with back leg. I'm slightly worried if I bring it in with my Fada May 17, 2012 9:00 PM
Does anyone do "chicken presentations"? - Hello everyone, I'm helping out with a Spring Fair event at the 14th St Y on June 3rd. The theme of the fair is "Farm in the City." I think it would be awesome to have a Frances A. Apr 25, 2012 8:53 PM
A Meetup Mix-Up! - Hi City Chicken Meetup Folks! I accidentally just scheduled City Chicken meetups for four upcoming workshops on raised bed skill-sharing and tillage practices, which I meant to schedule in the City Farming NYC meetup group. Sorry for the Marlie W. Feb 28, 2012 1:42 PM
2012 City Chicken Project Applications: Deadline Approaching! - Hello City Chicken Meetup Members, Reminder: The City Chicken Project Application deadline is fast approaching! Apply by February 10 to be part of the Just Food City Chicken Pr Marlie W. Jan 31, 2012 1:39 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Help with Hay or Straw! - Yeah, we don't use pine because our coop is small and it gets pretty fragrant. I use aspen shavings and coffee chaff but am needing a little more insulation for the colder weather - we outfitted the coop but it is still pretty cold... Sen Molly C. Jan 4, 2012 2:27 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Help with Hay or Straw! - We use pine shavings and that is easy to get at any pet shop. Just hard to get a super big bag. Sent from my iPhone On Jan 4, 2012, at 1:02 PM, Molly Caldwell < Alexandra F. Jan 4, 2012 2:20 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Help with Hay or Straw! - Kensington stables has hay. Its expensive but when st Declan w. Jan 4, 2012 1:16 PM
Help with Hay or Straw! - We are in desperate need of hay or straw for our coop - if anyone knows where to get it quickly and easily in Brooklyn, please email me.  Thank you and Happy New Year! Molly -- Molly M. Caldwell Molly C. Jan 4, 2012 1:01 PM
Re: Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Help needed!!! Is there anyone who has space to keep 9 hens for me for 2-3 months? - Thanks for a great holiday story! -- Christine Heinrichs Christine H. Dec 26, 2011 9:57 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - get no pick lotion and put it on the hen with the problems and all the others It should stop the picking Also, put the lotion on in the morning before they all go out You can get Nopicklotion from Mype Sandra P. Dec 25, 2011 7:21 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - Thanks. I will try that. I do put her in the coop with them but she just sits on the perch up high and I Alexandra F. Dec 25, 2011 6:09 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - Hi Alex, I had the same problem. It only eased up after I removed the "alfa-hen" for a day or so. In that day or so another, less violent, hen took the lead and all was better after Osiris Dec 25, 2011 6:02 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - put her in a rabbit cage or the like and keep her with the flock so they get used to her but cant attack her. Move her inside and outside with them, if you have room. If not, then try to rehome her. If you can get her up to southern CT (stamford) I ca Melina B. Dec 25, 2011 5:55 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - A friend had the same problem, she could not place the chicken, so, she just set her up separately sandi Dec 25, 2011 5:37 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - Hey, This is advice from my mother-in-law is from Iowa and spent most of her life raising chickens. She says it sounds like an outbreak of chicken cannibalism which can happen even in the b user 2. Dec 25, 2011 3:06 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - Hi, Sorry to hear about your chicken woes. What breed is the hen? Certain breeds are prone to being at the bottom of the pecking order. How old is she? Megan Paska 4 MEGP Dec 25, 2011 3:03 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - Preview not available Fada Dec 25, 2011 2:55 PM
Outcast Chicken Needs a New Home? - Help, We have been dealing with a chicken who has been outcast by all the other chickens. Th Alexandra F. Dec 25, 2011 2:27 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Help needed!!! Is there anyone who has space to keep 9 hens for me for 2-3 months? - I have a coop I'm not using since I built a larger one for my flock. I would be happy to help until you get a new place so you can keep your hens. I live in Bushwick were I own the house so no issues with any l Brooklyn Chicken F. Dec 23, 2011 1:50 PM
Re: [Just-Food-City-Chicken-Meetup­-NYC] Help needed!!! Is there anyone who has space to keep 9 hens for me for 2-3 months? - Brooklyn Chicken F. Dec 23, 2011 1:50 PM

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