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Hens Up for Adoption After Cockfighting Bust


The hens used in a cockfighting operation in New Orleans East are up for adoption, according to the LASPCA. There were 450 roosters taken Wednesday, August 14, from Trinh Tran’s New Orleans East home. 


Fowl Play: 450 Roosters Seized as LASPCA Discovers Cockfighting Operation


Updated 10 p.m.

New Orleanians have become accustomed to living with chickens, but not the kind that Trinh Tran had at his New Orleans East home. Authorities seized more than 500 roosters and other birds bred for cockfighting on Wednesday in an action that the Louisiana SPCA is calling the largest single action in its 125 year history.


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