The Albuquerque Chicken Keepers! Welcome!
I have free to a good home three hens (buff orp, australop, unknown brown) and a bantam rooster (old game). His name is Rusty the rooster and his spurs curl onto themselves. Our daughter has handled him regularly for years. The hens lay pretty…Continue
Started by Jennifer H. Mar 30.
I have too many eggs! Keeping a few but need a new home for most of my 2 year old flock. I have 6 hens of mixed heritage (Reds, Ausilog, other) and a beautiful Buff Orphington Rooster looking for a new home, $$60 for the gang if you agree to take…Continue
Started by Crista Feb 19.
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 Feb 11.
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 Feb 11.
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.
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.
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.
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.