Ellicott City, MD - Introducing Fred! Fred (ID 17066927-35353) is a young, male, Buff Orphington Rooster. He is very friendly and likes to be with people. Fred has been around children and even a cat and got along. He prefers that dogs keep their distance though. Fred is ready for his Forever Home and looking for someone to give him a safe, outdoor area that will keep him safe from predators. He would enjoy keeping your bug population to a low as he forages around outside in the sunshine. He would make a perfect house rooster and/or addition to your flock of hens, or addition to your bachelor flock! Read up on this amazingly wonderful new trend that has started increasing in popularity since more and more people have realized how much fun roosters are - http://www.poultrydvm.com/featured-infographic/tips-for-keeping-bachelor-flocks. Please consider opening your heart to him, and providing him a happy, no-kill, forever home he deserves!
*If you adopt him, please let Adopt a Bird Network know!
*Birds cannot be shipped, they must be adopted in person.
*Since chickens have an excessive number of wild and domestic animals who want to eat them, it is your responsibility to protect them. To learn about predator-proofing and some tips on how to do it, please refer to this infographic - http://www.poultrydvm.com/featured-infographic/tips-for-protecting-poultry-from-predators
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