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My Tuck passed this morning

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by lilshadow, Oct 5, 2008.

  1. lilshadow

    lilshadow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I lost my Australorpe Tuck today. I am not sure what happened to Tuck. I had moved him from his small coop to the big coop, and he just seemed to give up on life. Is it possible that a chicken can get depressed? We tried everything to cheer him up. We even put him back in his old coop. This morning I went to say good morning to everyone, and DH was carrying him out. I am so sad that I lost him.
    This was my Tuck
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  2. Justino

    Justino ♪♫ Rockin' Rooster ♪♫

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    sorry.... [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  3. crtrlovr

    crtrlovr Still chillin' with my peeps

    What a beauty. I'm so sorry for your loss; I lost my SLW Rocky last night. For such small creatures they surely do leave an awfully big hole in our hearts, don't they?
     
  4. ChickaD

    ChickaD Chillin' With My Peeps

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    awwwww, I'm so sorry :aww What a splendid fellow...what a difficult thing...

    I'm also sorry for your losing Rocky last night, Crtrlvr...[​IMG]

    Hope there are chickens in heaven!
     
  5. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    When we lose a chicken, for many of us, it's like losing a member of the family.

    My deepest sympathy to you and Tuck's family.
     
  6. TheOLDNewChick

    TheOLDNewChick I'm an original

    Jun 12, 2007
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    :aww


    I'm so sorry.
     
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    [​IMG] My condolences.
     
  8. MagsC

    MagsC Queen Of Clueless

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  9. lilshadow

    lilshadow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you everyone. Yes they do leave a very big impression on us. Tuck was a very good protector for his girls. I will miss him greatly. I at least have Tuck's son that I hatched out this spring. Hopefully he will be as protective as his father.
     
  10. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I am so sorry to hear of Tuck's passing. He sure was a handsome fella. I am glad you have his son.
     

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