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Lost chicken

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by smit0868, Oct 23, 2013.

  1. smit0868

    smit0868 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have two chickens, Winnie and Hazel. They are always together, and when it gets dark they usually are already in their coop. I went to put them up tonight, and Winnie was missing which is weird because they never separate!! My family has looked everywhere-- trees, cornfield, all around the house, under sheds, houses, and porches and there is no sign! It's already really dark! How can I find her?? Please help!!!!! ASAP!!
     
  2. rosieandgirls

    rosieandgirls Out Of The Brooder

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    I am so sorry. Do you free range or were they in a enclosed run? Do you have any of their favorite treats like meal worms?? Mine come running for them!
     
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  3. smit0868

    smit0868 Out Of The Brooder

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    They are free range! But I put them up at night, and they always go in there by themselves! Only Hazel was in there tonight. I've tried bringing out her favorite treats but i can find her. She's been missing for four hours now!
     
  4. rosieandgirls

    rosieandgirls Out Of The Brooder

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    I wish I had an answer for you. My thoughts are with you tonight and for your girl's safety! Hopefully she will show up tomorrow morning safe and sound.
     
  5. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Out of the Woods Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]Happy you joined!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    [​IMG] is there any chance she could have a hidden nest and be out there sitting on eggs?
     
  7. All Henned Up

    All Henned Up Muffs or Tufts

    Welcome and enjoy!
    Steve.:frow
     
  8. smit0868

    smit0868 Out Of The Brooder

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    She's still missing. Maybe when the sun comes up she will show up!
     
  9. ocap

    ocap Overrun With Chickens

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    I had one stay out overnight.
     
  10. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome to BYC! Hope your lost girl shows up. X2 on double check for a hidden nest, she won't move or respond much in the dark but if she just got lost hopefully she will show up again when it gets daylight.
     

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