Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Rooster's last day

Our lovely 4 month old rooster has started to crow, so this morning we .... Here are the before and after photos. He's going into the freezer.

Even though we're not vegetarians, it is still hard to do this.


  1. I'm glad that he's being eaten. So many people knock off a chicken that doesn't fit the flock or a rooster too many and then throw them away. This is better. Mmm, tastes like chicken. Ha ha.

  2. Thank you for your support. Here is suburbia, we do take a bit of ribbing about eating the occasional "pet rooster".

    But amongst people who raise a lot of chickens, the stories I hear about the fate of many roosters is just heartbreaking...