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Lost Lucky today

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by dacjohns, Jun 3, 2008.

  1. dacjohns

    dacjohns People Cracker Upper

    When you raise animals for whatever reason you know there are going to be loses. Knowing this doesn't really make it any easier when it does happen.

    Lucky the miracle chick which I helped hatch 2 weeks ago disappeared today. I don't know whether Lucky was destined for the freezer or the nest box but now Lucky is destined for neither. [​IMG]
     

  2. I hope lucky is okay wherever she is, sorry about your chick.
     
  3. CathyB

    CathyB Songster

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    I am so sorry. I hope Lucky is found safe and sound.
     
  4. Cheekon

    Cheekon Songster

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    I hope she's ok. I'm so sorry you lost her... [​IMG]
     
  5. Ellie

    Ellie Songster

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    [​IMG]
    Ellie
     
  6. jjthink

    jjthink Crowing

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    I too hope Lucky is okay. Was he indoors or out? Young, I know - probably in? What do you suspect might have happened?
    JJ
     
  7. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

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    I hope she is ok!
     

  8. pullet2hen

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    Oh Im so sorry [​IMG]
    I hope Lucky is OK
     
  9. dacjohns

    dacjohns People Cracker Upper

    I appreciate all the responses and the hopes but Lucky is not OK. Lucky is gone. Lucky was part of hatch with a broody hen. Lucky and family range during the day and sleep in the coop at night. We went to town and to a friend's to put his chickens away for the night. When we got home and were taking care of our chickens I noticed Lucky was missing from his "family". I don't know how Lucky got separated or what happened. I can speculate a lot but that's all it is, speculation.

    Thank you all
     
  10. Tutter

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    I'm so sorry. What a shame. [​IMG]
     

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