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ABQ Chicken Keepers

Location: Albuquerque and surrounding area
Members: 416
Latest Activity: on Friday

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Egg yolk peritonitis 3 Replies

I'm losing red sex-link hens to egg yolk peritonitis. They're all from the same guy who was downsizing his flock. Just 18 months old. Makes me so sad. Had it confirmed by my vet in necropsy. Does anyone have ideas for how to treat this? I understand…Continue

Started by Beth Sims. Last reply by Lucinda Sherman on Friday.

Sad problem 4 Replies

My large black hen has an injured leg and is not able to get around on her own to eat and drink any more. I can tell from the way her leg looks that it won't be getting better. She is not a young hen and it seems like it is time to have her put…Continue

Started by DCMc. Last reply by Beth Sims on Friday.

Needing hens 1 Reply

Hi everyone! We are getting ready for the spring and would like buy 5 hens that are at least 6 months old. We previously had Araucanas, but we aren't really particular about the breed. Let me know what you have available. Thanks!Continue

Started by Liz Baca. Last reply by JB Blair Feb 6.

Hen Needs A Home 7 Replies

I need to find a new home for a beautiful, healthy, small red hen. She lays well and is a sweet, low key girl.If interested give me a call at 243-6870.Continue

Started by DCMc. Last reply by margaret burges taylor Jan 8.

Two beautiful geese available 2 Replies

Hello,I have two beautiful pet (not-for-eatin') geese available. One is a friendly White Chinese female. The other is a white Embden who is not unfriendly, but I wouldn't go as far as to call that one friendly. Geese lay big, beautiful eggs for a…Continue

Started by Carolyn Thompson Hammack. Last reply by Lori White Oct 18, 2015.

Performed crop surgery?

Has anyone on here preformed crop surgery? One of my chicks has had an impacted crop for 3+ weeks now. We've tried all the techniques we could find online to no avail. I'm thinking surgery might be the last option.Continue

Started by Sean Foran Sep 28, 2015.

Chicken or Duck Plucker Wanted

We are about to cull and pluck our Muscovy ducks, and have found it takes a long time by hand and is hard to get all the feathers off.Does anyone have a plucking machine that we could borrow or rent?  We'd also be interested in going in on one with…Continue

Started by Tandi Hufnagel Sep 26, 2015.

Avian Influenza Testing

I am getting the word out at the request of Dr.Eckhoff of the New Mexico Livestock Board.She is looking for poultry flocks to test for Avian Influenza as part of a statewide survey for the disease and is looking for flocks of at least five birds…Continue

Started by BernCo 4-H Small Animals Sep 11, 2015.

2 chickens wanted 5 Replies

Hello all -We lost 2 out of 3 chickens to a raccoon - learned our lesson about closing the coop when on vacation! Would like to sub in 2 similar chickens for a toddler's sake (the official word is that the old chickens are on vacation) - looking for…Continue

Started by AndyZ. Last reply by Wendy McKay Aug 6, 2015.

Raccoons? 4 Replies

I just saw someone posted that they lost some birds to raccoons...am I the only weirdo that hasn't seen any raccoons in the area?  We live in Edgewood on 10 acres.  We've seen the hawks, the ravens, and know of at least one coyote that was taken out…Continue

Started by Wendy McKay. Last reply by Nicole Lerma- Hadley Aug 4, 2015.

 

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Egg yolk peritonitis 3 Replies

Started by Beth Sims. Last reply by Lucinda Sherman on Friday.

Sad problem 4 Replies

Started by DCMc. Last reply by Beth Sims on Friday.

Needing hens 1 Reply

Started by Liz Baca. Last reply by JB Blair Feb 6.

Hen Needs A Home 7 Replies

Started by DCMc. Last reply by margaret burges taylor Jan 8.

Two beautiful geese available 2 Replies

Started by Carolyn Thompson Hammack. Last reply by Lori White Oct 18, 2015.

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