Memorial: Introduction and Kitty

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by simplysophie, Oct 18, 2011.

  1. simplysophie

    simplysophie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The first chickens we ever got were eaten by a raccoon. Their names were Lizzie,Jane,Kitty,Lydia, Starbuck, Andromeda, and Peck. They all were unique in their own way. Kitty, was a demonic chicken who hated me right from the start. I have no idea what I did, but she would peck me at every available opportunity. She had the characteristic of having almost all of her tail feathers plucked except for the fuzz and two longest ones. I called her Devil Chicken. Now I wish I could have her back, and I would never do it again. We also lost a chicken named Cubert, but that's another thread. Please comment if you want more..... otherwise I wont waste valuable BYC space.
     
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  2. scubagirlwonder

    scubagirlwonder Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh man....you lost all of those? It was hard enough losing one chicken, I can't imagine losing all those feathered friends! Did it happen all at once or were they picked off one at a time? Ugh....no fun. I am so sorry for your loss!
     
  3. chickenzoo

    chickenzoo Emu Hugger

    It's always hard to lose them, especially in such a horrible way. [​IMG] We all understand here, so it is good to talk about it and start healing your heart. I have many special memories of favorite chicks that have been lost...................
     
  4. CrestedGirl

    CrestedGirl Polish Obsessed

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  5. sherylreno

    sherylreno Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hope you tell us more dear! You are not wasting anyone's time nor space.
     
  6. new2chickens2011

    new2chickens2011 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Pride and Prejudice names, by any chance? [​IMG]

    I'm sorry about your chickens being eaten. [​IMG]
     
  7. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] I'm so sorry you lost your babies. [​IMG]
     
  8. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    What a horrible way to lose your pets. If you have photos of your chickens, let's see them!
     
  9. justbugged

    justbugged Head of the Night Crew for WA State

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    I am so sorry that you lost your first chickens. I hope you can get a better secured coop and run, and the get some more hens. But it is still good to grieve for the ones you have lost. [​IMG]
     
  10. BasicallyHeather

    BasicallyHeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, we did name them after Pride and Prejudice characters! [​IMG] It was actually Sophie's idea. What a smart girl I have [​IMG]

    We did secure the coop and it is now Chicken Fort Knox. Currently we have a flock of six in there (our roo and his five hens), but our first ladies have a special place in our hearts <3
     

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