The Albuquerque Chicken Keepers! Welcome!
Hey guys, I have a young rooster just coming into his prime that is such a gentleman. Its our first time trying chickens out, and of course one of our chicks turns into a roo... My wife really is not thrilled about having him. My childhood…Continue
Started by Christopher Smyrl 11 hours ago.
I am passing along this ad I read on craigslist...Baby Chicken - free to good homeLittle Chick needs tender loving care. One month old Buff Orphington chick was mauled by a dog and as a result her legs are damaged. She can walk a little and fly even…Continue
Started by Carolyn Thompson Hammack Jun 2.
I have three hens that I can no longer keep. They are free for anyone who wants them. They are three years old and have never had any health problems.Barred Rock - she is pretty friendly and a good forager, and she lays 4-6 eggs / week (and was…Continue
Started by d ama. Last reply by d ama May 16.
I'm looking for households or businesses in the La Mesa, Jerry Cline Park, and Mark Twain Neighborhoods that might be willing to host a backyard chicken coop in exchange for a dozen eggs per week. I will provide a completely enclosed coop/run…Continue
Started by Love Nest May 15.
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.