I Lost all 35 chicks!!!!!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jeaucamom, Apr 9, 2008.

  1. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    Jess and I went out to the coop to close up all the babies and this is what we found.....

    Walking up to the door.....




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    Looking inside.....



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    All my babies are GONE!!!!!!!!!!!!! Jess and I were in total shock and totally heartbroken [​IMG]





















    Then we look around the corner and saw this incredible sight.............



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    It was plenty warm in there, I just think they may be overwhelmed with the size, and not used to being alone!! Poor babies. I could have cried my eyes out I was so happy to see them.
     
    Last edited: Apr 9, 2008
  2. Pinenot

    Pinenot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I almost had a panic attack!
     
  3. airmom1c05

    airmom1c05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Praise the Lord! Whew! You really had me alarmed there for a second or two! Shame on you! [​IMG]
     
  4. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    TELL ME ABOUT IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  5. countryboy

    countryboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 31, 2007
    You shure know how to draw people in, glad it had a happy ending.
     
  6. luvmychicknkids

    luvmychicknkids Canning Squirrel

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    What a pretty little pile they make!!!! I know how relieved you must have been!
     
  7. Alexis

    Alexis Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good grief! Don't do that to us!
     
  8. theOEGBman

    theOEGBman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Suz, I would have died too. That is so amazing though. Thank the Lord they were just scared,lol.
     
  9. jeaucamom

    jeaucamom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2007
    Ophir, CA
    We REALLY didn't know they were there and stood at the door for several seconds totally dying inside..... too in shock to move and totally speechless. It is the grace of God that we looked around the corner or we would have walked back to the house and spent the night crying. We may have even left the door open and then REALLY lost them. Geesh, what a heart stopper.
     
  10. tx_dane_mom

    tx_dane_mom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 23, 2007
    SE Texas
    You FREAKEd me out! I was like what kind of predator.....then wanting to scream 'look around the yard' ..... then started getting this freddy crugger/jason feeling from the whole clostrophobic 'surrounded by walls' thing.... [​IMG]
    Glad you found your babies! They are beautiful! I see some blue in there right?? I just love blue [​IMG]
     

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