Tuesday, August 5, 2008

The Stolen Chicken Mystery

Last week I wrote about Huyen's stolen birds. Well, I've got good and bad news. Here's the good news: Huyen and Linh got two new birds. Here's the bad news, after just a couple of days one of the birds disappeared (this video was taken after one of the birds was gone...and before I knew there were supposed to be two birds in the cage).


video

Well, once again I've got good news and bad news. Here's the good news: the birds weren't stolen. Here's the bad news, a rat ate them. Turns out I'm not the only person with a rat problem. Huyen's roommate walked outside their apartment the other day and saw a rat chasing the bird. Apparently the rat had climbed up into the cage and eaten the other three birds -- two a couple weeks ago, one the other day. This one lone survivor somehow escaped: