The roosters are on the mend. Soon, it's expected, they will go up for adoption.
About a dozen families have already come forward, promising to give the birds love and sunshine, patience and training, for the rest of their lives.
Auerbach tears up, thinking about their bright futures.
"These birds are just like all creatures. They want to live," she says. "I can't wait for the day the roosters can start their new lives."