Lost one of my orpiginals today :(

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Bec, Sep 13, 2009.

  1. Bec

    Bec THE Delaware Blue Hen

    Yes, I said ORPiginals....My very first chickens were my Buff Orpingtons. I lost one of my girls today. She had been battling with fluid in her tummy for several months now. It would fill up , then go down..fill up , then go down. I guess it was just too much and she passed away early this morning [​IMG]
  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

    Nov 4, 2008
    Cross Lanes, WV
    I'm so sorry for you. [​IMG]
  3. Bec

    Bec THE Delaware Blue Hen

    Thank you. I guess my heart has kind of hardened to the fact that, yes, chickens die, but this one was a bit more special because it was one of my original girls..one of the ones that started it all!
  4. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

    Aug 25, 2008
    Oh Bec, I feel for you, so sorry to hear that. She was a pretty special girl. [​IMG]
  5. Bec

    Bec THE Delaware Blue Hen

    Yeah she was [​IMG]

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