RIP dear chickens

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by hooligan, Jan 26, 2008.

  1. hooligan

    hooligan Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 20, 2007
    Arkansas
    Today we came home to our Doxie running around in the livingroom. I heard him before I even opened the door and knew what I would find when I unlocked it. Somehow he managed to break out of his crate along with our American Bulldog. and while we were gone they killed Farmer, Henny Penny, Big Fat Chicken and Carmilla.
    I was hoping BFC was okay since he was in a crate but he didn't make it. We never found Henny Penny but we know what happened to her.
    We are still trying to clean blood out of the carpet. We went to Walmart ot get some Oxyclean and I made the mistake of passing by the meat section. As soon as I saw the chickens I lost it. It was pretty embarrassing but I guess I don't really care.
    Now they get to use their wings for what they were meant for, flying.
     
  2. chickflick

    chickflick Overrun With Chickens

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    How awful. So sorry........[​IMG]
     
  3. johnnyjack

    johnnyjack Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh my. so sorry for ur loss. :|
     
  4. GUIENALADY

    GUIENALADY Rest in Peace 1956-2010

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    OMG! i am sorry you lost your chickens. [​IMG]
     
  5. nccountrygirl

    nccountrygirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Sanford N.C.
    I'm so sorry for your loss.
     
  6. countryboy

    countryboy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 31, 2007
    i'm sorry that happened hooligan. it's terrible. my wife keeps telling me when our dogs get hold of our cats, they can't help it it's just their natural instincts.
     
  7. Bawkadoodledoo

    Bawkadoodledoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 4, 2008
    Central MA
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    I really liked Carmilla and you had such a heart rescuing the broilers... may they rest in peace..
     
  8. hencackle

    hencackle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2007
    Telford, TN
    I'm so sorry...what a horrible thing to come home to. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  9. BrahmaMama

    BrahmaMama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 8, 2008
    South Dakota
    How awful to come home to that [​IMG] I am so sorry for your loss [​IMG]
     
  10. bantymum

    bantymum Chillin' With My Peeps

    Im so sorry to read this, I hope the pain heals really soon for you.
    Yet another sad dog attack story.
    I dont sell any chooks or ducks to dog owners now unless im sure they are absolutely safe.
    Its way too sad to comprehend this and all the other attacks on our feathered friends.
    Peace be with you:hugs
     

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