The Albuquerque Chicken Keepers! Welcome!
Hello,We just have too much on our plate these days to keep up with chicken duties and after five long (and gratifying) years of chicken keeping we're going admit that our new puppy and our three kids are making it hard for us to give the girls the…Continue
Started by Molly. Last reply by Nancy Denker on Thursday.
DON'T MISS IT!This weekends poultry swap is at Triple Threat Feed in Tijeras. Come on out Saturday, June 6, from 10 - 1pm.Just some of the findings at our recent swaps: chicks and laying hens, roosters, guinea keets, quail, turkey poults and full…Continue
Started by Diane Bogan. Last reply by Wendy McKay Jun 7.
Hi, all. We're new to NM (last year) and just new to Edgewood this April. We keep a young flock of 90 chickens and turkeys just for the love of the birds and eggs. Lots of rare and heritage breeds like moderns, Saipans, cochins, Sussex, silkies,…Continue
Started by Wendy McKay. Last reply by Wendy McKay Jun 5.
We're new to keeping chickens here in Albuquerque. Are there any chicken keeping groups around the city? Or any other resources we should be aware of?~Sean & JackieContinue
Started by Sean Foran. Last reply by Sean Foran Jun 1.
Tried putting three baby chicks under broody. No luck. Two buff brahmas and one blue lace Wyandotte purchased on Friday from dans boots and saddles. They Are only a few days old. Just don't have time to keep the babes separate from growN ups. Call…Continue
Started by Gloria M. Last reply by Gloria M May 3.
Hello,Our chicken water dispenser which is supposed to allow small amounts of water to be dispensed is not working. The water does not come out once the lid is on the dispenser. Curious if anyone might know of an inexpensive remedy to resolve this…Continue
Started by Jess J.Chavez. Last reply by Nicole Lerma- Hadley Mar 25.
Hi, I have a family member who is a breeder for a local NM hatchery and I get a lot of Fancy and nice breeds of chickens all the time. During October we will be getting in a large clutch of cochin bantams of all colors...check us out on craigs list…Continue
Started by ollie. Last reply by C.C. Nov 21, 2014.
So there is this new company in ABQ that rents out chickens and a chicken coop for something like $20 a month.Have any of you heard of this/had a chicken renting experiment??I'd love to do it but want to get some user-intel on it. I know they have…Continue
Started by Djinn S. Last reply by Pat Bartels Nov 20, 2014.
We are harvesting a few ducks this fall and after plucking one by hand last time are looking for a better solution!We're wondering if anyone has a plucker, either the barrel kind or drill bit kind. Could we rent or borrow it from you?Also, if…Continue
Started by Tandi Hufnagel. Last reply by Andrew Taylor Sep 15, 2014.