Wednesday, December 4, 2013

The Heartbreaking Time to Cull

The Heartbreaking Time to Cull
by Wendy EN Thomas fromLessons Learned From the Flock

I teach chicken workshops and one of the topics I cover is how to humanely put down a chicken. I teach it to *everyone* who takes that class for the following reason.

Even if you never intend on eating your chickens, the day may come when you have to make the decision to end a sick chicken's life to stop its suffering. Caution: Tough read.
Read more about Wendy's experience and share your thoughts on culling chickens...