Instead of gassing old layers, the hens were rescued and flown to backyard homes. While I think not gassing California hens and rescuing them is fine, could they not have found new homes closer than the East coast? Maybe fewer commercial layers will be killed in the future.
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Would you take old laying hens into your backyard? Why or why not? What do you think of this idea? Good grief! I do sound like a school teacher, constructing an essay test question!