Goodbye Potpie

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by hooligan, Apr 28, 2008.

  1. hooligan

    hooligan Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 20, 2007
    Arkansas
    Today I took Potpie to the vet to be euthanized. Two days ago I went out and found her in a bare spot where she must have been spinning all day trying to get up. She could no longer use her legs. I think she must have had a stroke as her comb had turned purple.
    I brought her inside, bathed her and rubbed some color back into her comb and she readily drank some water but would not eat, then later that night she stopped drinking. She refuse to eat or drink yesterday so we made the decision to help her go to a better place.
    Potpie was one of the 8 'broilers' that came to us on Jan 10th and of thoat group only Bob, Himmler and Cheeto are left.
     
  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    I'm sorry about PotPie. You rescue and care for so many animals. I'm sure she knew she was loved and in good hands.
     
  3. Cheekon

    Cheekon Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 26, 2008
    NY
    I'm so sorry to hear about pot pie. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. Cats Critters

    Cats Critters Completely Indecisive

    [​IMG] I'm Sorry for your loss. But at lest she had a good life.
     
  5. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

    Mar 21, 2008
    Michigan
    She had a good life! Sorry to hear she is gone. [​IMG]
     
  6. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    So sorry for the loss of Potpie...she had the best life she could've had with you.
     
  7. jjthink

    jjthink Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm so sorry about Potpie. Thank you for giving her a chance to experience the good life before having to leave......
    JJ
     
  8. Ellie

    Ellie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 10, 2007
    Redding, Ca.
    I am so sorry. It is really hard to see a loved one in pain. You cared enough to do what was best for HER.

    Sorry,
    Ellie [​IMG]
     
  9. debbyluvschickens

    debbyluvschickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sorry for your loss.
     
  10. goatkeepers

    goatkeepers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm so sorry you had to put her down. But at least you had it done right and she didn;t have to suffer. I'm sure she new how much you loved her, [​IMG]
     

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