my little Blue died...

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by OHChick, May 11, 2008.

  1. OHChick

    OHChick Songster

    May 8, 2007
    i had a blind chicken named Blue (b/c of when we first discovered she was blind, the others pecked her so much i had to cover her in blue-kote to heal up her wounds.) anyway, she always did pretty good, she'd stay in the coop most of the time but did wander around the barn some, she just could never find her way back, so we'd have to carry her back in there.

    well last night i went to gather eggs and she was dead. no sign of illness, just dead. [​IMG]

    i have now lost 3 in a month, its just so sad. i had one die of CRD, got them all cured of that, one drowned, and now my favorite girl dies.

    if you believe in this sort of thing, prayers for little Blue are appreciated.
  2. i'm sorry =[ i just lost a few chicks also. very sad, especially when you already have names for them.
  3. love-my-wolves

    love-my-wolves Songster

    Mar 14, 2008
    Front Royal, VA
    I'm so sorry! My prayers are with you, and Blue. Steph
  4. Kanchii

    Kanchii Songster

    I'm sorry hun. [​IMG] I'm sure that she's in the big field in the sky and can see, and is chasing bugs around and is very happy [​IMG]
  5. aznewmom

    aznewmom In the Brooder

    Mar 28, 2008
    [​IMG] I'm so sorry. It is hard.........I'm learning that myself.
    Poor Blue. {{{{{{{hugs}}}}}}}
  6. Frizzledhen

    Frizzledhen Spear Gunnin' Coons

    Feb 17, 2007
    So sorry. I am sure though that Blue is happy where she is and grateful for the love you showed her while she was here.
  7. I'm sorry oh chick about blue. I'm sure she was happy and felt your love for her.
  8. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

    Mar 25, 2008
    I am so sorry to hear about your little Blue. [​IMG] I do believe in prayers and will offer some up for little Blue, BUT I think she is in a better spot (chicken heaven, maybe?) and you are the one who needs the prayers. I will pray for you too. [​IMG]
  9. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Definitely prayers for your little Blue. (((hugs)))
  10. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Hugs to you from someone who has lost two precious birds in a little over a month, so I know the jolt you get from that. I'm sorry about little Blue. She was obviously very well-loved. [​IMG]

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