RIP Butter.

Evie discovered Butter’s body on Sunday morning. She was outside and showed no sign of attack, she’d even laid her egg. Only just a year old too. Poor Evie was really upset (and it was one of the females we’d hatched out last year).
She’ll be missed.
rip butter

Posted on June 16, 2015, in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 10 Comments.

  1. Sending hugs xx


  2. Oh no, that’s terrible- poor Evie having to discover her.x


  3. Oh! 😦 Sometimes hens do simply ‘drop’ … sad for the children, esp your own hatch. I’m so sorry xx

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  4. Loosing a hen is always hard


  5. Awww…we lost a year old hen this spring too. She looked peaceful, so I think it was just her time. It happens.


  6. Sad news. Do you know what happened? Hope Evie is okay xxx 😘


    • She just dropped dead from what I can see, no evidence of lice or mites, crop felt ok too and vent was clear. She’s even laid an egg that morning. Not a mark on her. The other hens are ok (I hope).


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