The Chicken

The rubber chicken has traveled in the United States and the world, which includes China. The Chicken has been involved in several political campaigns.
IMG832  The caretaker of the Chicken.  She is the last generation of 19 generations of caretakers. 0724  A birthday wish from the "Chicken." 578360980  Rose smelling kind of day. 2T0A2778  Jim Shaffner taking the Chicken on the steps to the top of the Great  Wall of China. 2T0A2779  Jim Shaffner taking the Chicken on the steps to the top of the Great  Wall of China. 2T0A2794  The Chicken with Marie Garcia Shaffner, Pat Huddle, Jim Shaffner and Greg Huddle at China's Great Wall easily qualifies as the world's greatest engineering feat. During the reign of China's Qin emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi, 300,000 men were used to connect all segments together.
2T0A2795  The Chicken with Marie Garcia Shaffner, Pat Huddle, Jim Shaffner and Greg Huddle at China's Great Wall easily qualifies as the world's greatest engineering feat. During the reign of China's Qin emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi, 300,000 men were used to connect all segments together. 2T0A2811  "Chicken" at China's Great Wall easily qualifies as the world's greatest engineering feat. During the reign of China's Qin emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi, 300,000 men were used to connect all segments together. 2T0A2812  Jim and Marie Garcia Shaffner with "Chicken" at China's Great Wall easily qualifies as the world's greatest engineering feat. During the reign of China's Qin emperor, Qin Shi Huangdi, 300,000 men were used to connect all segments together. 2T0A2827  Jim Shaffner with the Chicken at the Great Wall of China. 2T0A3929  Chicken in old abandoned Donghan, village in China. 2T0A3930  Chicken in old abandoned Donghan, village in China.
2T0A3931  Chicken in old abandoned car Donghan, village, China. 2T0A3961  Chicken in Donghan, China. 2T0A4126  Chicken, at the largest Panda Bear sanctuary in the world. Chengdu, China. The Pandas roam freely munching on Bamboo. 2T0A4129  Chicken, at the largest Panda Bear sanctuary in the world. Chengdu, China. The Pandas roam freely munching on Bamboo. 2T0A4223  Chicken, at the largest Panda Bear sanctuary in the world. Chengdu, China. The Pandas roam freely munching on Bamboo. 2T0A4224  Chicken, at the largest Panda Bear sanctuary in the world. Chengdu, China. The Pandas roam freely munching on Bamboo. Marie Garcia Shaffner kissing the Chicken
2T0A4279  Chicken traveling by bus in Tibet. 2T0A4592  Chicken in Tibet. 2T0A4615  Chicken in Tibet. 2T0A4611  The "Chicken" at the Potala Palace located in Lhasa, Tibet China 2T0A4593  The "Chicken" at the Potala Palace located in Lhasa, Tibet China is listed as a World Cultural Heritage attraction. The Potala was the residence of 10 Dalai Lamas over 317 years and houses 8 Dalai Lama mummies. The 5th Dalai Lama's stupa (a mound that contains the remains of a Dalai Lama) is coated in 8,200 pounds of gold and coated with 18,000 jewels including pearls, coral and amber 2T0A4595  The Chicken at the Potala Palace located in Lhasa, Tibet China is listed as a World Cultural Heritage attraction. The Potala was the residence of 10 Dalai Lamas over 317 years and houses 8 Dalai Lama mummies. The 5th Dalai Lama's stupa (a mound that contains the remains of a Dalai Lama) is coated in 8,200 pounds of gold and coated with 18,000 jewels including pearls, coral and amber
2T0A4616  Jim Shaffner and Marie Garcia Shaffner escorting the "Chicken" around the Palace in Tibet. 2T0A4596  The Chicken at the Potala Palace located in Lhasa, Tibet China is listed as a World Cultural Heritage attraction. The Potala was the residence of 10 Dalai Lamas over 317 years and houses 8 Dalai Lama mummies. The 5th Dalai Lama's stupa (a mound that contains the remains of a Dalai Lama) is coated in 8,200 pounds of gold and coated with 18,000 jewels including pearls, coral and amber 2T0A4608  Jim Shaffner and the Chicken at the Main door to the Potala Palace located in Lhasa, Tibet China is listed as a World Cultural Heritage attraction. The Potala was the residence of 10 Dalai Lamas over 317 years and houses 8 Dalai Lama mummies. The 5th Dalai Lama's stupa (a mound that contains the remains of a Dalai Lama) is coated in 8,200 pounds of gold and coated with 18,000 jewels including pearls, coral and amber 2T0A5521  The "Chicken" crows after being the engineer on the largest dam project in the world! The Yangtze Dam in China. crowing chicken  The "Chicken" crows after being the engineer on the largest dam project in the world! The Yangtze Dam in China. 2T0A5545  The Chicken at the Yangtze Dam in China.
2T0A5587  The Chicken touring Hong Kong. 2T0A2676  The "Chicken" took this picture so is not featutred. Jere Pilver, Terry Scaggs, Peggy Scaggs, Marie Garcia Shaffner. 2T0A5024.1 (1)  A recent archeological dig in China has revealed an ancient "Chicken." Experts are baffled abouth this find. 2018102895195703  Greg Huddle, Jim Shaffner and Scott Carter. Lynn Chen was our guide . 930.1  Susan Carter, Marie Garcia Shaffner, Jere Pilver and Scott Carter. Chicken ready to party and you  won't be there. Dressed up and ready for a Chicken dinner. 20190101 093200  Chicken at the Rose Bowl.
20181026 115124  Chicken on the way to China on an airplane. 4217  Chicken dressed and ready to board the plane back to the United States from China. 4240  The "Chicken" has reproduced and is becoming an internatioal star in China. 20181026 100017  The "Chicken" has reproduced and is becoming an internatioal star in China. 2T0A5926  Chicken Dinner. Scott Carter, Susan Carter, Greg Huddle, 2T0A5924  Marie Garcia Shaffner, Scott Carter, Susan Carter, Greg Huddle, Jim Barnes. Hong Kong.
IMG 3833  Chicken at a wedding party. IMG 3832  Chicken at a wedding party. IMG 1788  Having lunch at a local village on an island on the Mekong River and watching this chicken repeatedly run through charcoal flames.  It's feathers would catch fire and the cook would hit it with a towel to put the flames out. 20180914 150146  Ride em Chicken, 5903  "Ride em Chicken" 5802  Future chicken fried steak.
5333 20190105 091758  Chicken on ice. 20190203 174548  Bumper Chicken 20190203 174652  Bumper Chicken 3518  Under investigation! 2013  Chicken helping Xochitl campaign.
Xochitl Chicken  Chicken helping Xochitl campaign. 7181  Xochiti wins New Mexico's 2nd Congressional District. Critics consider the "Chicken" responsible for this win! 7460  And Xochitl is waiting. 7501  Good morning 2019. 7526  Trying to work off some of the Christmas Tamales 6639  Mmmmmm?
6654  He hid............ 20180922 175653  What's for dinner? 6850  Just flirting around! 6857  Roasted chicken for dinner tonight! 6859  Mines fatter 6905  Morning mow!
6910  Fueling up my truck! 6939  Nursing a beer........... 2T0A9672  The "Chicken" still hanging around at the Mark Garcia birthday party. 2T0A9666  The "Chicken" at the Mark Garcia birthday party and Easter get together. L to R Lisa Garcia, Ray Garcia, Mark Garcia, Marie Cardieux, Elaine Moore, Casey Garcia, Marie Garcia Shaffner is behind the chicken 2T0A9873 (2)  Larry Barker from KRQE News 13 interviewing Jim Shaffner about his grandfather, Richard Wetherill. They talked a bit about Jims book and Richard Wetherills murder. The "Chicken" is on the left. side just out of the photo. 2943  Larry Barker from KRQE News 13 interviewing Jim Shaffner about his grandfather, Richard Wetherill. They talked a bit about Jims book and Richard Wetherills murder.  The ever present "Chicken" looks on.
2924  Larry Barker from KRQE News 13 interviewing Jim Shaffner about his grandfather, Richard Wetherill. They talked a bit about Jims book and Richard Wetherills murder.  The ever present "Chicken" looks on. 6251  Greg Huddle received his birthday present today by mail. What a nice surprise! 2317  Marie Garcia Shaffner is making lunch for the harvest crews, under the watchful eye of the "Chicken." The crews are cutting and baling alfalfa. Tome, New Mexico 2T0A9904  Here is the "Chicken" once again. The chicken is involved in setting up a trailor for a parade advertising the campaign for senate of Paul Baca. 2T0A9903  Here is the "Chicken" once again. The chicken is involved in setting up a trailor for a parade advertising the campaign for senate of Paul Baca. 2019 2T0A9901  Here is the "Chicken" once again. The chicken is involved in setting up a trailor for a parade advertising the campaign for senate of Paul Baca 2019
2T0A0059  The trailor the Chicken set up in the parade in Los Lunas. 2019 3186  The "Chicken" quietly listens to the conversation. 3049  Chicken at a 2019 political event "Paul Baca for Senate" 0157  Gerry and Mona Ramm opening a gift as a welcome to the Tome community party. Gerry is also known as "Rambo." July 2019 0158  Gerry and Mona Ramm opening a gift as a welcome to the Tome community party. July 2019. 0161  Gerry and Mona Ramm opening a gift as a welcome to the Tome community party. July 2019.
0168  Gerry and Mona Ramm opening a gift as a welcome to the Tome community party. July 2019. IMG 5085  Chicken visiting Taos. Photo courtesy Gerry and Mona Ramm. IMG 5093  Chicken visiting Rio Grande Gorge. Photo courtesy Gerry and Mona Ramm. IMG 5096  Chicken visiting Rio Grande Gorge. Photo courtesy Gerry and Mona Ramm. IMG 5110  The "Chicken" attending the Catholic Church in Taos. No one realised the chicken attended church on a regular basis. Photo courtesy Gerry and Mona Ramm.