Chicken First Aid and Health

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Date: 01 October 2011
Time: 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Cost: $15 Members, $20 Nonmembers
Location: Oakhurst Community Garden, 435 Oakview Road Decatur, GA 30030
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Don’t take your chicken to a vet for that! Join Jen Cleere for a hands-on discussion and demonstration of in-home treatments of common chicken illnesses and injuries. Many common ailments in poultry can be successfully treated at home with widely available equipment, food & medications. Class includes actual chicken handling, discussion of necessary items for chicken first aid kit & methods of humane euthanasia. Jen Cleere has raised poultry in both backyard and rural settings for 12 years and is the founder of the Goat-Op, a cooperative dairy goat herd & laying hen flock in in town Atlanta. Jen has a business called Fetching Tags. It is a small artist-owned company dedicated to handcrafting the greatest custom ID tags for dogs on this planet. They also tag cats, horses, goats, a couple of chickens and at least one lizard. Check out her adorable and creative blog at www.fetchingtags.net/blog/

Register ONLINE at www.oakhurstgarden.org. Click on classes.

We recommend registering 2-3 days in advance. Contact andrea.zoppo@yahoo.com for questions or concerns.