Chickens and Roosters

Chickens and Roosters

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Fullerton: Cindy saved several animals from a neighbor’s foreclosed home and now needs to find permanent placement for them. There are two fainting goats aged 2 years, one miniature Palomino horse aged 10 years, and one very friendly Bantam rooster. Contact her for more information.
Contact: Cindy| Phone: 714-356-4272 | Email:

Prescott Valley: Seeking a good home for Speckled Sussex Rooster he is very young, 14 weeks old. He has beautiful plumage, is very friendly and gets along with dogs that are chicken friendly.
Contact: Amy| Phone: 928-533-8988| Email:

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Benicia: Doctor is a friendly three month-old rooster who needs a good home. He has been treated as a pet for his entire life, but cannot remain at his current home. He needs a nice place where he can continue to be well cared-for and loved.

Contact: Emily| Phone: 707-342-7615| Email:

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Berkeley: Joe is looking for homes for 3 young roosters. They are mixed breed Americauna and/or Rhode Island Red. Good with people, accustomed to dogs & cats.
Contact: Joe| Phone: 510-915-3632| Email:

Chico: Pat is looking to place a beautiful and healthy 3 month old Rhode Island Red rooster in a loving, permanent home.

Contact: Pat| Phone: 530-345-5984| Email:

Chico: Sadly, county zoning changes require Katie to find a good home for her pet roosters. These roosters follow the family around the yard and get along with the dog and cats. They have even been known to co-eat out of the same bowl with the other animals at times! She would be happy to deliver with extra feed to the right new home.
Contact: Katie | Phone: 530-518-3001| Email:

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Compton: Patricia heroically rescued this little one from the busy 710 Freeway in LA. This sweet bird has been debeaked, industry standard practice, and is in need of an extra special loving home. Contact Patricia for more information.
Contact: Patricia | Phone: 310-528-0518 | Email:

Davis: Eve is looking for a safe home in a neighborhood that allows roosters for her healthy, 4 month-old likely Barnvelder rooster.
Contact: Eve| Phone: 310-926-1322 | Email:

<Urgent>Diamond Bar: A beautiful Bantam rooster is in need of a good home. His current caregiver found him in the street and is unsure of his age.
Contact: Monica| Phone: 909-973-9609| Email:

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Elk Grove: Seeking a home for a black silkie rooster who is 5 months of age. He is very docile and has been handled since a hatching but his caretaker lives in an area not zoned for roosters, sadly.
Contact: Leslie | Phone: 916-690-6027| Email:

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<Urgent>Fairfax: Laura has a male Bantam rooster who is in need of a good home as soon as possible. He is one year old and gets along with hens very well.

Contact: Laura| Phone: 415-305-6502| Email:


Granada Hills: Three young roosters, all under two months old, are in need of placement.
Contact: James | Phone: 818-674-7228 | Email:

Kinderhook: Beth is seeking permanent homes separate or together for four young roosters who she saved from a preschool hatching program.
Contact: Naomi| Phone: 518-858-4457 | Email:

Los Angeles: Blackberry is a good natured 5 month-old Black Copper Maran rooster. He needs to be re-homed as his current neighborhood does not allow roosters.

Contact: Jessica| Phone: 310-422-1156 | Email:

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Los Angeles: Cassy has a 6 month-old Partridge Cochin Rooster in need of a loving home. He has been lovingly hand reared and is very gentle and tame. His crowing however, is against LA County regulations. He has been kept inside overnight until 9:00 or 10:00 in the morning, so his crowing would not disturb people, but animal control visited recently and informed them he must go. Urgently seeking a loving, safe and legal home for this boy.
Contact: Casilda| Phone: 213-291-8600| Email:

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Los Angeles: Three roosters are in need of a new home after a neighbor complained about them. Two year-old “Sunny Chicken” loves to sun bathe. Rescued from an apartment where he never had any sun. His beak and toes are crooked and he is very tame. “Steve” is 6 months old and the son of Sunny. He is a gorgeous, long-tailed, dark-red rooster. “Mike” is 6 months old and also a son of Sunny and a New Hampshire red hen. He is a big, light-red rooster. They are all very beautiful as well as healthy birds.
Contact: Mary | Phone: 310-398-4034 | Email:

Los Angeles: Evan is hoping to place a beautiful rooster in a safe, permanent home.
Contact: Evan| Email:

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Los Angeles: Charlie is a delightful, intelligent, handsome young male with iridescent blue tail feathers, an auburn torso, and feathered feet. He has been raised as a pet since from the age of seven months, and has lived inside with two parrot companions. His testosterone has now kicked in and he now needs an outdoor space with other chickens.
Contact: Brandy| Phone: 323-931-1240| Email:


Urgent Los Angeles: Monica rescued a baby chick and rabbit from a child’s Easter party and is now in search of a permanent home for them. The chick is very young and the rabbit is fully grown.
Contact: Monica| Phone: 323-358-9401| Email:

Los Angeles:
Debbie is looking for a home for three roosters. They need to be placed as soon as possible. For more information please call.
Contact: Debbie | Phone: 213-595-6510 | Email:

Los Angeles: Due to complaining neighbors, a great six month-old New Hampshire Red rooster is in need of a new home. He has lots of personality, and needs a spacious home where he can roam!
Contact: Norma| Phone: 323-660-4302| Email:

Oakland: Rosie the rooster needs a home, he has been hand-raised from 4 days old and is a sweet, friendly bird; he is good with cats and humans alike! (He hasn’t met any dogs yet.) Rosie will even snuggle in your lap when it starts to get dark outside. He loves blueberries and exploring the perimeter of the yard and coop. He can climb stairs but is not very good at flying!
Contact: Laura | Phone: 415-638-3418| Email:

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Oakland: Britt is looking for a home for a beautiful Olive Egger rooster where he will be safe from harm. He is four months old and friendly.
Contact: Britt| Phone: 305-519-7960| Email:

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Oakland: Elvis is a very handsome three month-old Bearded D’Uccle mix rooster. He is well behaved and socialized with people. He is small, weighing around three lbs, and would love to have a flock to call his own.
Contact: Andrea | Phone: 614-284-2774 | Email:

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Orland: Kathryn is in need of finding a forever home for her 5 month-old rooster. He has recovered from an injury and is in good health but has a bald spot atop his head as a result. He is small and friendly and enjoys fruit and veggie treats in addition to his grain. He is in need of a new home as his current flock mates have picked on him and he is not assimilated into their group.
Contact: Kathryn | Phone: 530-865-1871| Email:

Panorama City: Two Silver Laced Wyandotte roosters are in need of a home. They are young and have not begun to crow yet. After being hatched in a school project, they were taken in by their current caregiver. They have pleasant personalities.
Contact: Ellen| Phone: 818-785-0156| Email:

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<Urgent> Rancho Murieta: Three hens are in desperate need of a new home. Their caregiver is unable to care for them due to housing issues. They are all Bantams and include one Blue Silkie, one Cochin, and one Japanese Bantam.
Contact: Kartika| Phone: 916-220-7236| Email:

Reseda: Donna is seeking a new home for her rooster, Mr. Happy, where he will be free to crow. He is a Gallo Kelso around two years old. He’s very tame and sweet.
Contact: Donna| Phone: 818-430-9044| Email:

Sacramento: “A Boy Named Sue” is a very friendly 5 month-old rooster. He is a fancy breed who has been held since he was a chick and is very sweet and would make a wonderful addition to an existing flock. His current caretaker lives in an area that is not zoned to allow roosters.
Contact: Kristina | Phone: 530-400-7151 | Email:

San Carlos: A Welsummer Rooster is in need of a new home. He currently lives in a coop with three hens and is very friendly.
Contact: Elizabeth| Phone: 650-508-9409| Email:

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San Diego: Seeking a safe home for a friendly, well-mannered 2-3 month-old male Araucana rooster ASAP. He was lovingly, hand-raised but sadly cannot remain at his current home.
Contact: Cherie | Phone: 206-250-4130| Email:

San Luis Obispo: A one year old Rooster named Rubio is in need of placement. Please help him find a great home!
Contact: Yvonne| Phone: 925-360-3293| Email:

Santa Barbara: Permanent homes needed for two beautiful, hand-reared roosters with friendly temperaments. They are a Blue Laced Red Wyandotte with the sweetest nature and an Olive Egger who is big but very funny!

Contact: Jacaranda| Phone: 805-220-6646 | Email:

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Santa Monica: Inesa is looking for a safe home in a neighborhood that allows roosters for her very mild-tempered, vaccinated 4 month-old rooster.
Contact: Inesa| Phone: 310-399-4994 | Email:

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Sierra Madre: Two young roosters who were hatched by a second grade classroom are in need of placement. They are very beautiful and can be held.
Contact: Erika| Phone: 626-840-3658| Email:

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Van Nuys: An eight month-old rooster is in need of a new home. He loves to crow in the mornings! He sings beautifully and loves his hens. He is very timid but if fed by hand will warm up to you quickly. Please call if you can help!
Contact: Katherine| Phone: 818-572-5483| Email:


Booneville: Three cockerel roosters who are around four months old are in need of a new adoptive home. They have very mild temperaments and would make a great addition to a flock.
Contact: Allyson| Phone: 662-415-8418| Email:

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New Jersey

Chesterfield: A five year-old steer and 2 two year-old roosters are in need of a new home. They are all rescues who now have to be placed due to their caregiver losing her home. For more information, please contact Wendy.
Contact: Wendy| Phone: 609-324-1276| Email:

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New York

Bedford Corners: Heather is seeking placement for a beautiful multicolored rooster named Speckle. He gets along with all other animals including our family dog. He is about ten months old and has been handled since birth.
Contact: Heather | Phone: 914-471-5064 | Email:

Bergen: A rooster who is blind in one eye due to an injury from a predator needs a home with a few hens. He was abandoned as a young rooster last year and his rescuer is very attached to him. She is seeking a predator-proof new home for him.
Contact: Vickie| Phone: 585-813-7132| Email:

Central Square: Jordan is seeking a forever home for a 2 year old rooster. He is very sweet and loving. Located in Syracuse NY and can be driven to all surrounding areas.
Contact: Jordan | Phone: 315-373-5507| Email:

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Crompond: A 14 week old Barred Plymouth Rock rooster needs a new home. He hatched on April 20th. He’s been raised on a pasture and would make a nice addition to your flock.
Contact: Anne| Phone: 914-603-3596| Email:

Groton: Kim is looking for a permanent home for her 3 hens and 1 Bantam rooster. She is moving out of state and cannot take them with her. The birds are all approximately 4 years of age.
Contact: Kim | Phone: 607-227-3186 | Email:

Kinderhook: Beth is seeking permanent homes, separate or together for four young roosters who she saved from a preschool hatching program. She is able to transport.
Contact: Beth| Phone: 518-858-4457 | Email:

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Medford: Three 12 week-old Bantam Roosters are in need of permanent homes. Their caregiver can deliver them to a home that will treat them as companions.
Contact: Tammy| Phone: 631-730-6329| Email:

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Melville: A Rooster needs a home! A spring chick who turned out to be a rooster currently lives in a town that prohibits them. He is a nine week-old Easter Egger, and his owner can deliver him to NY, NJ, or CT.
Contact: Barbara| Phone: 516-996-3971| Email:

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URGENT Scotia: 2 beautiful Roosters up for adoption, they were rescued from a middle school class project watching eggs hatch. They have had them since they were first hatched, but are not zoned for chickens and the neighbors are complaining. They have to be adopted ASAP. Prepared to help with start up feed.
Contact: Tina| Phone: 917-355-7733 | Email:

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Staten Island: A 7 month-old rooster named Charlie is friendly but in need of a home.
Contact: Yolanda| Phone: 347-500-2491| Email:

Stony Brook: In need of placement are two beautiful roosters, around 14 weeks old. They are vaccinated and healthy, and in need of a loving home to live their lives as pets.
Contact: Nancy| Phone: 631-626-4029| Email:

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Vestal: Two male goats, friendly and loving, and one “occasionally bossy” rooster are in need of a new home! The two goats, and Alpine and a Saanen, are around one year old and are not yet neutered. They are good with children, dogs, horses, and chickens. Their caregiver would prefer them to be placed together. The rooster is five months old and can sometimes be bossy, but settles down easily.
Contact: Robin| Phone: 909-844-4643| Email:


<URGENT> Ashland: Jeff is in immediate need of permanent placement for a beautiful and healthy yet temperamental 4 year-old red rooster.
Contact: Jeff | Phone: 541-261-5555 | Email:


<Urgent> Quakertown: Four cows and five chickens are in need of a home as soon as possible. Their farm is going to be sold due to the death of their owner. The cows are: 1 Hereford steer (age 9), 1 Hereford cow (age 19), one red Holstein cow (age 4), and one red Holstein heifer (age 1 1/2). The chickens are: 3 roosters, 1 Bantam rooster, and 1 Bantam hen (all age 3).
Contact: Melanie| Phone: 267-897-0691| Email:

Yardley: Three young cockerels need a new loving home there are a Black Frizzle Cochin Bantam, a Buff Silkie, and a Mille Fleur D’Uccle. They all are very sweet birds.
Contact: Delora | Phone: 215-428-0450| Email:


Sandy: In desperate to find a good home for a 3 month old Buff Orpington rooster. He is not aggressive and is good around children, used to being held and will eat treats out of your hand. Sage is willing to drive a distance to deliver him to a home that will be good to him.
Contact: Sage| Phone: 801-618-6796 | Email: