Very sad

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by Turtle Island, Jun 25, 2010.

  1. Turtle Island

    Turtle Island Out Of The Brooder

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    We have a flock of hens that a friend is taking care of for us until we can move onto some land we bought. Whenever she phones I come to expect bad news. Today was no exception. She phoned to let us know that our buff orpington had died -- they didn't know why.

    So here is a picture of Mookie. I'm very sad! Mookie was my younger daughter's hen. Mookie was very mellow (being a buff orpington) and laid lots of yummy eggs. I really loved this sweet hen!

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  2. mylittlechickpea

    mylittlechickpea Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So sorry to hear! I hope you can move soon, and get all your chickies back to a safe place [​IMG]
     
  3. Duramaxgirl

    Duramaxgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm so sorry for your loss...
     
  4. Turtle Island

    Turtle Island Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks for your kind words! I'm really looking forward to having all our chickens with us again!
     
  5. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    Poor Mookie. [​IMG] She was sweet hen, despite the fact that she didn't like me.
     
  6. Enjaytoo

    Enjaytoo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So sorry for your loss of Mookie [​IMG]
     
  7. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    How sad! Hopefully you can get moved and get your hens home with you.
     
  8. Dorte

    Dorte Chillin' With My Peeps

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