Date: 8/26/20 10:38 am
From: Melissa Cummins <mcummins191...>
Subject: [obol] Re: Chukar for sale
Raising game birds for release for hunting has been going on for many
years. In my prior life as an Ag lender I had a couple of borrowers who
raised pheasants for the state game department.

Melissa Cummins

On Tue, Aug 25, 2020 at 9:44 PM Roger Freeman <freemanbecard...>
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> Price is definitely going up, this place has Chukar for about $3.50 each,
> including clear instructions how to raise them. Probably can find them
> cheaper somewhere else, there seems to be multiple suppliers.
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> https://www.purelypoultry.com/chukar-partridge-chicks-p-1127.html
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> On Tue, Aug 25, 2020 at 9:30 PM larspernorgren <larspernorgren...>
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>> Chukar chicks were available by mail for as little as 75 cents each nor
>> that long ago. I'd guess they're full sized in 2 months - 10 weeks.
>> Bobwhite are also very cheaply obtained and therefore lightly restrained.
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>> Sent from my Verizon, Samsung Galaxy smartphone
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>> -------- Original message --------
>> From: Roy Lowe <roy.loweiii...>
>> Date: 8/25/20 5:20 PM (GMT-08:00)
>> To: <d_villa...>
>> Cc: <tc...>, <pat2ly...>, <obol...>
>> Subject: [obol] Re: Bird ID picture attached
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>> Chukars are raised by hunters to train their dogs. These are probably
>> escapees.
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>> Roy Lowe
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>> On Aug 25, 2020, at 5:08 PM, dawn v <d_villa...> wrote:
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>> How odd - I just posted about a Chukar here in Lincoln City... Where are
>> they coming from? Do people keep them and raise them?
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>> dawn v
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>> *Sent:* Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 5:04 PM
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>> *From:* "Tom Crabtree" <tc...>
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>> *To:* <pat2ly...>, <obol...>
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>> *Subject:* [obol] Re: Bird ID picture attached
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>> It is a Chukar. It is obviously not a wild bird to end up in Salem.
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>> Tom
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>> *From:* <obol-bounce...> [mailto:<obol-bounce...>] *On
>> Behalf Of *Pat Tilley
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>> *Sent:* Tuesday, August 25, 2020 5:02 PM
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>> *To:* <obol...>
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>> *Subject:* [obol] Bird ID picture attached
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>> Picture taken mid-spring in South Salem by friend of friend.. Sent to me
>> today. Story is bird flew into window. Home owner tried to catch it—some
>> kind of ‘chicken’. Bird flew away and not seen again. I know nothing
>> about how it comes to being offered watermelon. I think the bird is a
>> Chukar. I’ve only seen one once in E. OR. What’s it doing in Salem?
>> Please ID the bird. Thanks Pat Tilley
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