My Russian Orloff just died :(

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by P0U1TRYP3RS0N, Sep 20, 2007.

  1. P0U1TRYP3RS0N

    P0U1TRYP3RS0N Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My showmanship chicken, the one I won Reserve Grand Champion Sr. Poultry Showman with two weeks ago at the county fair, just died last night.[​IMG] The other birds picked her apart. I am so sad:th. I'm shocked. I just can't believe it. I thought she would live for a long time and always be a reminder of that red rossette. I wanna cry just writing this.[​IMG] [​IMG]
    I'll try to post a photo of her at the Fair later.
    R.I.P Ivan 4/07-9/19/07
     
  2. peeps7

    peeps7 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 26, 2007
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    What killed her, the other chickens?
     
  3. Wooden_Pony

    Wooden_Pony Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh I am so sorry to hear that! :aww
     
  4. JenniferJoIN

    JenniferJoIN Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm sorry to hear that too! What happened?
     
  5. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    I'm so sorry for your loss.[​IMG]
     
  6. jenichick

    jenichick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm sorry, wow I hope her coop mates didn't kill her! Sad day...[​IMG]
     
  7. P0U1TRYP3RS0N

    P0U1TRYP3RS0N Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yeah, it was her "coop mates". Which is the odd part. I've had birds commit canabalism before, but this flock never had, which is why I'm so shocked. The flock is a lot of barred rocks.
     
  8. Carole AM

    Carole AM Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so sorry to hear this. I think thats what happened to my first roo I brought home. My orloff hen isn't laying now, or I'd offer you some eggs!
     

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