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  1. Someone stole our chickens yesterday.

    Just want to spread the word. We're in Odessa FL, just outside of Tampa.

    We lost a Buff Orpington Roo

    2 Barred Rock hens
    2 Golden Lace Wing hens
    2 Jersey Giants hen
    1 RIR Hen

    The birds were stolen between 1pm and 5pm Saturday the 9th. We had raised them from day old chicks. This was our first flock and our first birds. They had just started laying, we'd gotten about 2 doz. eggs and now they're all gone.

    Can't believe it. Just wanted to get the word out.

    Linda
     
  2. StephanieD

    StephanieD Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh man..... so sorry. Do you have angry neighbors, by chance? I really, really dislike thieves.... I hope you catch them. Time to set up cameras if you get more chicks!
     
  3. Agnella

    Agnella Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am SO sorry. That is just horrible.
    I don't understand why someone would steal chickens.
     
  4. onthespot

    onthespot Deluxe Dozens

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    So sorry you got ripped off. such a sad way to [​IMG] to BYC! [​IMG] for you!
     
  5. onthespot

    onthespot Deluxe Dozens

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    sorry, double post.
     
    Last edited: Apr 10, 2011
  6. ChickLover98

    ChickLover98 The Chicken Princess

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    Quote:Hey Platinum over there! You know you can delete your own posts. [​IMG]
     
  7. dawg53

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    Unbelievable! I'm sorry this happened to you, hope you called the cops.
     
  8. g&h farm

    g&h farm Out Of The Brooder

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    Im so sorry to hear this. I actually grew up in Odessa. I live in Brooksville and have ameraucana chicks if you want some I will give a few. I also told my friend about this, she also lives in Odessa and has a house up here in Brooksville and said she would be willing to do a hatch of mixed breeds and give you some.
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  9. StephanieD

    StephanieD Chillin' With My Peeps

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    g&h farm :

    Im so sorry to hear this. I actually grew up in Odessa. I live in Brooksville and have ameraucana chicks if you want some I will give a few. I also told my friend about this, she also lives in Odessa and has a house up here in Brooksville and said she would be willing to do a hatch of mixed breeds and give you some.
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    That is very kind of you G&H Farms [​IMG]
     
  10. klmclain1

    klmclain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 14, 2011
    How horrible! And just plain rude. I do hope you reported it to the police. Have you thought of calling the local tv stations? It's such and odd story they just might run it! Who knows - they may get found and returned. Also, check with your local shelter/humane society. Someone may have stolen them and put them in someone's backyard as a "joke". They may have been taken to the shelter! Just thoughts! Good luck...and BAD VIBES to the thief(s)!
     

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