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Moolah 11-2-2015 - 12-27-2015. You will be missed. Always fabulous.
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I am so incredibly sorry.  Those words seem so empty when I type them, but I truly sympathise with you.

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i am very sorry for your loss Moolah was beautiful. 

 

If you feel like it you can tell us what happened.  :hugs

 Western N.C ~ 19 chickens= EE's, Game, variety of bantams,1Light Brahma, 2 Black Australorps . 5 Muscovy ducks, 6 Indian Runners and 2 Buff Orpington Ducks, 1 Embden gander,1 Toulouse goose , 3 mini Dachshunds, 2 mixed breed, pond goldfish,  and a wonderful Husband who makes it all possible..

 

~The Joy of the Lord is my Strength.~

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 Western N.C ~ 19 chickens= EE's, Game, variety of bantams,1Light Brahma, 2 Black Australorps . 5 Muscovy ducks, 6 Indian Runners and 2 Buff Orpington Ducks, 1 Embden gander,1 Toulouse goose , 3 mini Dachshunds, 2 mixed breed, pond goldfish,  and a wonderful Husband who makes it all possible..

 

~The Joy of the Lord is my Strength.~

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Moolah may have been accidentally drowned by our drake. He had never demonstrated aggressive behavior before this. A new pecking order was being established since the introduction of the new ducks to the group. She was found in the pool the next day. He had stayed 4 previous nights in the female house with no issues. Had we known this would have been the outcome, he would have never been placed in there with them.
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Moolah may have been accidentally drowned by our drake. He had never demonstrated aggressive behavior before this. A new pecking order was being established since the introduction of the new ducks to the group. She was found in the pool the next day. He had stayed 4 previous nights in the female house with no issues. Had we known this would have been the outcome, he would have never been placed in there with them.

As someone who has learned some very hard lessons myself, I can sympathize.  Moolah was a beautiful duck and will be missed. :hugs

15 ducks (Click to show)
4 Runners: Entie (Faun & White), Dove (Chocolate), Mystique (Blue) and Noir (Black)
3 Rouens: Tella, Ettie and the Drake Kaine
2 Swedish: Roxette (Blue) and Greta (Black)
1 Cayuga: Pocahontas
1 Buff Orpington: Latte
1 Khaki Campbell: Casey
1 Welsh Harlequin: Rhiannon
1 Pekin: Allie
1 White Crested Drake: Tevye

Sugar Momma & Daddy: Yvonne, Tony

Check out our baby book:jumpy.gifhtt...jumpy.gif

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15 ducks (Click to show)
4 Runners: Entie (Faun & White), Dove (Chocolate), Mystique (Blue) and Noir (Black)
3 Rouens: Tella, Ettie and the Drake Kaine
2 Swedish: Roxette (Blue) and Greta (Black)
1 Cayuga: Pocahontas
1 Buff Orpington: Latte
1 Khaki Campbell: Casey
1 Welsh Harlequin: Rhiannon
1 Pekin: Allie
1 White Crested Drake: Tevye

Sugar Momma & Daddy: Yvonne, Tony

Check out our baby book:jumpy.gifhtt...jumpy.gif

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I'm so sorry for the loss of Moolah.  Big :hugs to you.  

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Moolah may have been accidentally drowned by our drake. He had never demonstrated aggressive behavior before this. A new pecking order was being established since the introduction of the new ducks to the group. She was found in the pool the next day. He had stayed 4 previous nights in the female house with no issues. Had we known this would have been the outcome, he would have never been placed in there with them.

So sad, and again very sorry this happened. 

 Western N.C ~ 19 chickens= EE's, Game, variety of bantams,1Light Brahma, 2 Black Australorps . 5 Muscovy ducks, 6 Indian Runners and 2 Buff Orpington Ducks, 1 Embden gander,1 Toulouse goose , 3 mini Dachshunds, 2 mixed breed, pond goldfish,  and a wonderful Husband who makes it all possible..

 

~The Joy of the Lord is my Strength.~

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 Western N.C ~ 19 chickens= EE's, Game, variety of bantams,1Light Brahma, 2 Black Australorps . 5 Muscovy ducks, 6 Indian Runners and 2 Buff Orpington Ducks, 1 Embden gander,1 Toulouse goose , 3 mini Dachshunds, 2 mixed breed, pond goldfish,  and a wonderful Husband who makes it all possible..

 

~The Joy of the Lord is my Strength.~

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Moolah 11-2-2015 - 12-27-2015. You will be missed. Always fabulous.
So sorry for your loss.
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I'm sorry for your loss, she was a beauty. :hugs

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