One hen down

Towards the end of this mornings routine I heard a commotion at the bottom end of the property. The chickens were in a fluster. As I rushed out of the barn for a better look, I saw two Alsatian dogs chasing the flock around. I ran towards them, making as much noise as I could. The dogs grabbed one hen and ran for home. I gave chase through the woods and followed them home. The owner was very apologetic. It seems that they escaped fromĀ  the compound. No compensation for that little hen.

Rodger calms the girls after the trauma

Rodger calms the girls after the trauma

2 thoughts on “One hen down

  1. Sally at Rivendale Farms

    Oh, Lynne, I’m so very sorry to hear this!! Breaks my heart. Hugs to you.

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