Just put down my hen

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by DianeB, Nov 30, 2016.

  1. DianeB

    DianeB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My sweet 8 year old New Hampshire Red has been battling a bad case of sour crop. This morning, she was so bad that she had to be put down. My 3rd one to die in a little over a year. Why do they always have to die at once?
     
  2. N F C

    N F C Happy T-Day! Premium Member Project Manager

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    So sorry for your loss. It's always difficult to lose an animal we're attached to. It sounds like she had a long, good life with you.
     
  3. SaraMerida3

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    :( I am so sorry... It is so sad when they pass...
     
  4. DianeB

    DianeB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you. I wish chickens could live as long as cats and dogs.
     
  5. GingersHuman

    GingersHuman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So sorry for your loss. I've lost at least 5 this year, so sad (one old age, 3 to hawks and 1 to a murdering, rapist turkey). Hard to understand why things happen like they do sometimes.
     
  6. DianeB

    DianeB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My last two were cancer and obesity.
     

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