Rest In Peace Piccolina

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by rebecca10782, Apr 8, 2009.

  1. rebecca10782

    rebecca10782 Songster

    Apr 24, 2008
    The other day our two month old Cochin disappeared. It looks like she was taken by either something above or a cat. There was no evidence of her being eaten but it is so unlikely that she was stolen. It seems like if she were stolen, they would take her brother too. We reluctently let them free range with the 14 big girls. I was sure that nothing would get them if they were with the flock of giant birds. The only thing I can figure is that the two little ones were across the yard and a cat snuck in a carried her away. She was the sweetest thing, she was the only one that wanted to cuddle. She would always jump up on my shoulder and sing in my ear.

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    Last edited: Apr 8, 2009

  2. [​IMG] I am so sorry. My thoughts are with you. [​IMG]
     
  3. emandmikey

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    Aww... I'm so sorry - I hope her brother isn't heartbroken! They look so cute together in those pictures!
     
  4. aberfitch

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    so sad. Im sorry
     

  5. rebecca10782

    rebecca10782 Songster

    Apr 24, 2008
    Thanks [​IMG] Well, he is. He keeps calling for her [​IMG] I don't know whether we should get him another baby to hang out with. He is so tame, I don't think he would be it up.
     
  6. cherig22

    cherig22 Green Fields Farm

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    Those are the cutest pics I've seen in a while. You were blessed.

    Cheri
     
  7. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    Sweetie, I'm so sorry! What a beautiful little girl she was.
     

  8. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member 10 Years

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    I am so sorry to hear of your loss... It's always the favorite ones that get hurt or killed, isn't it? [​IMG]

    Hang in there... [​IMG]
     
  9. Quella

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    For you and her brother, too.
     

  10. chickenfanatic

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    [​IMG] so sorry for you loss. [​IMG]
     

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