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2 week old chicks!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Kitty Spluce, Apr 16, 2016.

  1. Kitty Spluce

    Kitty Spluce New Egg

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    Hi all! I've been wanting chickens for years and finally took the plunge a couple weeks ago! I've been reading posts on this site for a while now and finally decided to stop lurking and join! I have 11 two week old chicks and they're awesome! They are all various bantams and supposedly females. They are so fun and give me so much joy!
     
  2. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Bantams are adorable. When they are about 6 weeks old, you can post photos of them at "what breed or gender is this," and get several opinions. [​IMG]
     
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  3. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
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  4. CTKen

    CTKen Monkey business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - glad that you have joined us.

    The Learning Centre is a great resource, even for experienced poultry keepers - loads of info on anything poultry. https://www.backyardchickens.com/atype/1/Learning_Center

    These links may help you for the moment.
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/getting-started-raising-chickens
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/hatching-eggs-and-raising-chicks


    You may wish to consider joining your state thread as it will put you in touch with other BYC members in your area - just type the name of your state in the search box.

    All the best
    CT
     
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