My First Loss, my girls felt it too

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by w8tn4fresheggs, Dec 17, 2007.

  1. w8tn4fresheggs

    w8tn4fresheggs Songster

    Mar 24, 2007
    Today was my first loss of my Buff Orphington, Tweety Bird.
    I have no idea why or how. I went out this morning and she was laying there dead. It was so sad to see her laying there.

    I took her out of the coop area and went back to check on the rest of the girls. The top three hens were right where I had removed her. They were quiet and somber looking. It really moved me. Later the rest of the flock went over to the same area also. She will be missed.

  2. Pinenot

    Pinenot Songster

    Sep 11, 2007
    I am sooo sooo sorry! :aww
  3. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

    Oct 13, 2007
    [​IMG] I'm so sorry!!!
  4. Southern28Chick

    Southern28Chick Flew The Coop

    Apr 16, 2007
    I dread the day that I go out and see a dead chicken...again. My only chicken deaths were a baby chick, DOA and my 5 week old roo, killed by a snake. I feel your pain. I'm so sorry!!! It really hurts when a pet dies and yes other pets feel the pain too. She will be missed. :aww
  5. SillyChick

    SillyChick Songster

    Dec 15, 2007
    Very Sorry!

    You and Tweety Bird have my prayers! [​IMG]

    Such a sweet looking bird...........
    Last edited: Dec 17, 2007
  6. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Oh no, I am so sorry. She was beautifull!
  7. okiechick57

    okiechick57 Songster

    :aww so sorry..she sure was perty.....
  8. JaciesCoop

    JaciesCoop Songster

    Aug 16, 2007
    I'm so sorry to hear about your Tweety Bird. I dread the day! Lost one as a baby but not since. Again, so sorry about your loss.

  9. So sorry for your loss of such a gorgeous creature. Man, I lay on the bed and sobbed after my first loss.

    My sweet DH (the man is a mensch X 10) reminded me so gently that this is what we buy into when when raising pets. Then he poured some eggnog heavily laced w/ bourbon so I could stop crying.

    Hugs to you.
  10. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    [​IMG] I'm so sorry, what a pretty girl [​IMG]

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