Honey died yesterday...

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by trishok8, Apr 17, 2009.

  1. trishok8

    trishok8 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 18, 2008
    Our chicken Honey died last night. My poor children were so upset. She had been sick for some time and the Vet suspected she had an issue with her liver so we did the best we could for her until her time came. It was so sad. My son was so stoic, he ran right over and picked her up and held her. As I was digging the hole, my daughter who was holding the flashlight, was crying to hard the beam of light was everywhere else but pointed at the hole.

    All be it the "Circle of Life" it's still a bit tough to take some times.

  2. tiki244

    tiki244 Flock Mistress

    Jan 1, 2008
    [​IMG] O I am sorry to hear that. Sorry for your loss. [​IMG]
  3. steffpeck

    steffpeck Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2007
    Erda, UT
    I am really sorry!!
  4. Feathered Wings

    Feathered Wings Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 9, 2008
    I'm so sorry [​IMG] [​IMG]
    May God make your time of grief a short one my thoughts are with you[​IMG]

    I recently lost my bunny "mary anne" and i too sat on a wet mound of dirt while my son dug her grave.
    I held her and wept and heaved till he took her from me. [​IMG]
  5. rebbetzin

    rebbetzin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 4, 2008
    Tucson AZ
    I am so sorry, I dread the day my hens leave this realm.
  6. lovemychix

    lovemychix Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 14, 2008
    Moulton Iowa
    [​IMG] Been there.
  7. Chicks R Friends NOT Food

    Chicks R Friends NOT Food Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 15, 2009
    Chariho RI
    All my 6 of chickens were killed by a weasel one night I had to bury them the next morning and there was still tos of snow on the ground. I'm still not sure how I managed to do it. We all feel for your loss. At least you knew she was sick and had some time to "prepare" it sounds like she went off a bit easier/more natural than some. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
  8. toletiquesbysam

    toletiquesbysam Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 19, 2008
  9. Shared Acres

    Shared Acres Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 10, 2008
    Northeast Fla
    Sorry to hear.
  10. mrsgibber

    mrsgibber Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 3, 2008
    Bolton, CT
    Sorry for you loss. It's always hardest on the kids. Best wishes to you all.

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