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R.I.P my dear Russell Crowe..I miss him and an heartbroken!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by jenni22776rn, Mar 11, 2012.

  1. jenni22776rn

    jenni22776rn Songster

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    I am so Heartbroken...I lost my dear Russie Roo Roo this afternoon...it happened so fast..him and his ladies were outside enjoying the grass..he was sitting on my lap eating hotdogs..then all of the sudden he took off after something..by the time I was able to catch up to him..he was just laying there..he made one last croak...then died..it looked as though he might have slipped on the ice and broke his neck...I am so devastated...he was the little guy I rescued from the trash last year..he just turned a year last month..I he such a gentle giant and I am going to miss him!
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  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I'm so very sorry. He was very handsome. I sure know how you feel-I lost my Zane a couple of weeks ago after caring for him for over 4 years. Seems like they should have had more years with us.
     
  3. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Gosh, he was GORGEOUS! Of course, even if he was a less than spectacular specimen, I know you'd miss him just as much. [​IMG]
     
  4. Candiss

    Candiss Burdette Bantams

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    Sorry for your loss, that is sad. Amazing how attached we become.. :(

    Candace
     
  5. DDNONIN2016

    DDNONIN2016 Songster

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    So sorry....[​IMG]
     
  6. fifibreen

    fifibreen Songster

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    So for your loss. He is beautiful..
     
  7. Gaia

    Gaia In the Brooder

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    I am so sorry for your loss....
    He was Very well loved. :)
    Cherish the memories. :)

    And WOW, what a handsome bird he was :)

    Keep a feather to remember him by. :) I did when I lost my Rusty Roo... :) It helps... :)
    Good luck...
     

  8. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer Premium Member

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    So sorry you lost your handsome guy.
     
  9. redhotchick

    redhotchick Chirping

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    Yeah that sux! I gotta tell ya i love his.name tho! Buffs are the best chickens. Its gonna be ok.:)
     
  10. Purdy

    Purdy Chirping

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    I have cried many time over the passing hen or rooster. And I could never understand why our best die so young
    sorry for your lost
     

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