Rooster Redemption

is creating sanctuary for mistreated, abandoned, and exploited roosters.

75

patrons

$486

per month
Rooster Redemption is an ethical vegan sanctuary, 501(c)3 Non Profit,  for male chickens in Minnesota. We are the only rooster-exclusive sanctuary in the United States.  We rescue roosters from a variety of situations including cockfighting, school hatching projects, religious rituals, slaughter, and abandonment. We create a loving, safe, and fulfilling life for these beautiful animals whose natural behaviors are often misunderstood. Each bird is given a quality of life they deserve, with vet care, a nutritious diet to increase longevity, and one-on-one attention. 

Roosters are the most exploited land animal on the planet. At just a day old, they are killed simply because they were born male and they aren’t useful to the industry due to the fact that they don’t lay eggs. 

The backyard chicken fad (using female chicken bodies for eggs) involves purchasing chicks under the assumption they’ve been sexed properly.  In 6 months when some of them start crowing, they’re immediately unwanted because they are “aggressive,” prohibited in the area, or inconvenient for the exploiters.  This results in dumped, abandoned, and homeless roosters who don’t stand a chance in the wild due to their domestication. 

Roosters rule and they deserve love, dignity, and respect. 

Our monthly goal:  $800/month
What the money is used for: 

$400 will buy 150 lbs of high quality low-fat bird food (Roudybush) for all of our residents. 

$100 will buy fresh produce for all of our residents. 

$100 will buy vital heart medication for Tshua who has congestive heart failure.  The meds are working wonders!

$200 is for emergency and routine vet visits. 

Please support our efforts to provide a quality life for these deserving individuals. 

Kindly,

Melanie Moonstone, Founder and Operator
Rooster Redemption

All roosters deserve love and life.  End rooster stigma and discrimination.  
Tiers
Videos and photos just for you!
$1 or more per month
Cock-a-doodle-do Tier
Shake a Tail Feather Tier
$10 or more per month
An official certificate of sponsorship and 4x6 photo of a rooster of your choice.
Giles Tier
$20 or more per month
8x10 print of Giles by Mark Jacobs 
Roosters Rule Tier
$50 or more per month
Rooster Redemption tote bag
Goals
$486 of $800 per month
This amount buys 150 lbs of monthly quality low-fat bird food and fresh produce for all of our boys, medication to increase Tshua’s lifespan, and emergency and routine vet visits.
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Rooster Redemption is an ethical vegan sanctuary, 501(c)3 Non Profit,  for male chickens in Minnesota. We are the only rooster-exclusive sanctuary in the United States.  We rescue roosters from a variety of situations including cockfighting, school hatching projects, religious rituals, slaughter, and abandonment. We create a loving, safe, and fulfilling life for these beautiful animals whose natural behaviors are often misunderstood. Each bird is given a quality of life they deserve, with vet care, a nutritious diet to increase longevity, and one-on-one attention. 

Roosters are the most exploited land animal on the planet. At just a day old, they are killed simply because they were born male and they aren’t useful to the industry due to the fact that they don’t lay eggs. 

The backyard chicken fad (using female chicken bodies for eggs) involves purchasing chicks under the assumption they’ve been sexed properly.  In 6 months when some of them start crowing, they’re immediately unwanted because they are “aggressive,” prohibited in the area, or inconvenient for the exploiters.  This results in dumped, abandoned, and homeless roosters who don’t stand a chance in the wild due to their domestication. 

Roosters rule and they deserve love, dignity, and respect. 

Our monthly goal:  $800/month
What the money is used for: 

$400 will buy 150 lbs of high quality low-fat bird food (Roudybush) for all of our residents. 

$100 will buy fresh produce for all of our residents. 

$100 will buy vital heart medication for Tshua who has congestive heart failure.  The meds are working wonders!

$200 is for emergency and routine vet visits. 

Please support our efforts to provide a quality life for these deserving individuals. 

Kindly,

Melanie Moonstone, Founder and Operator
Rooster Redemption

All roosters deserve love and life.  End rooster stigma and discrimination.  

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Tiers
Videos and photos just for you!
$1 or more per month
Cock-a-doodle-do Tier
Shake a Tail Feather Tier
$10 or more per month
An official certificate of sponsorship and 4x6 photo of a rooster of your choice.
Giles Tier
$20 or more per month
8x10 print of Giles by Mark Jacobs 
Roosters Rule Tier
$50 or more per month
Rooster Redemption tote bag