Hen harbor gives permanent sanctuary to nearly 100 chickens and waterfowl.
Sponsor a special bird, and take a sweet tax deduction!
When a hen's egg-laying wanes around the age of two, she is considered "spent" and is brutally killed -- both by the egg industry and backyard flock keepers — at `a quarter of her natural lifespan.
Hatcheries grind up billions of baby roosters alive because they are useless to the egg industry. Backyard chicken-keepers who wind up with a rooster abandon the in parks, along roadsides and in animal shelters.
Every spring, people purchase cute ducklings and goslings on a whim. Most wind up being dumped at parks or ponds, where they can quickly perish owing to lack of food & survival skills.