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    Traffic police catch hen rustlers

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/w...re/7441950.stm


    Offices who pulled over a car being driven badly in Wiltshire found it crammed with stolen chickens.

    Some of the 70 birds were found in a crate on the back seat, others were discovered stuffed in the boot.
    Three men, aged 35, 29 and 21 were arrested and have been released on police bail until next month.


    Judy Morris, who owns the hens, said she was shocked by the theft, but relieved to have the birds back at her farm in Lacock near Chippenham.

    She said: "My first concern was for the welfare of the birds and we're very grateful to the police for getting them back to us.
    "We've had to see the funny side of it, although it's not funny. We're lucky we got all the birds back. No doubt some of them would have suffocated or died from exhaustion and heat stress, with the conditions they were in."
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    Quote Originally Posted by Standard Dave View Post
    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/w...re/7441950.stm


    Some of the 70 birds were found in a crate on the back seat, others were discovered stuffed in the boot.
    This took me a second to realize it was the trunk
    Somebody Please, what the hell is that smell?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shoestring View Post
    This took me a second to realize it was the trunk
    . . . or like Gen. Patton said, "Two countries seperated by a common language."


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    Quote Originally Posted by Shoestring View Post
    This took me a second to realize it was the trunk
    Yeah, my first thought was that they'd better wash the boot out before they stick their foot in the chicken poop

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    Why was the chicken smuggled across the road?
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    So....
    Why was the chicken smuggled across the road?
    BBQ party?

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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
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    Why was the chicken smuggled across the road?

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    You know what happens to baby chicks when their mommy and daddy dies?













    They get sent to Foster Farms.

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    Quote Originally Posted by deputy29 View Post
    You know what happens to baby chicks when their mommy and daddy dies?
    They get sent to Foster Farms.
    LOL - But after a couple of years the Foster Farm doesn't want them no more, so they get sent to Kroger

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