My first chick death

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Crickett, Apr 27, 2009.

  1. Crickett

    Crickett Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2009
    Heart of Dixie
    [​IMG] My littlest chick died today. [​IMG] She was a bantam Brahma and her name was Baby. She was alright when I checked on her last, then when I checked the brooder again, she was gone. I think she might have gotten smushed by the other chicks as they were all standards and so much bigger than she was. [​IMG] She was the one that I was having the most problems with as well, with pasty butt. The only one of my chicks to have it. But she was a real fighter! I shall miss her terribly. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] Goodbye Dear Baby, RIP. [​IMG]
  2. sunnibunny99

    sunnibunny99 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 19, 2009
    East Texas! :)
    [​IMG] Im so so sorry! It must be terrible!! [​IMG] [​IMG]

    I hope everyone else is okay and that you get better soon [​IMG]
  3. cherig22

    cherig22 Green Fields Farm

    Sep 2, 2008
    SW Missouri
    Very sorry, it is hard to lose a favorite. [​IMG]

  4. Crickett

    Crickett Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2009
    Heart of Dixie
    It helps to talk to people who understand.
  5. heritagebirds

    heritagebirds Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2008
    Eastern Shore MD
    So sorry, I lost one a few days ago... It is a shame, maybe you can have another "Baby" someday
  6. BigSkyChickens

    BigSkyChickens Free Bird

    Apr 3, 2009
    Pleasant Hill, CA
    Baby was lucky to have you as a mom while whe was here. Comforting thoughts to you.....
  7. patyrdz

    patyrdz The Madd Hatcher

    Feb 26, 2009
    Southern Pines, NC
    Aww, I'm sorry! It's never easy to lose one! But it does help to share. Baby had a great chicken mama, she was loved~[​IMG]
  8. goldeneggtees

    goldeneggtees Fluffy Butt Nut

    Mar 11, 2009
    Long Island, NY
    Hi, I'm sorry to hear about your loss, it must be hard to lose these little ones [​IMG]
  9. 4hooves&featheredfriends

    4hooves&featheredfriends Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 5, 2009
    New Hampshire
    I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your "Baby". Sometimes they are just too fragile for this world.
  10. trilyn

    trilyn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2009
    East Syracuse
    [​IMG] I'm so sorry for your loss.

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