Argh!!! It got me!!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by NorthChicken, Dec 27, 2013.

  1. NorthChicken

    NorthChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    I swore it wouldn't get me. I'd read about it, and rolled my eyes not believing it to be true. Figured I would be quite content with the little flock of 6 I have...but I have, only after several months of owning my little flock, succumbed to CHICKEN MATH.

    Already have my order into Meyer Hatchery for some chicks to be shipped April 21. Some blue silkies, salmon faverolles, and a few olive eggers are going to be joining the flock.

    I knew I should have had my husband built a bigger coop...
  2. boskelli1571

    boskelli1571 Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 7, 2011
    Finger Lakes, NY
    [​IMG] it gets' us all in the end..................
  3. Folly's place

    Folly's place True BYC Addict

    Sep 13, 2011
    southern Michigan
    I started with three___ now get down to 35 for winter... Enjoy!!! Mary
  4. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

    Feb 18, 2011
    Nobody is immune to Chicken Math ... and you have ordered Silkies ... can you say "Broody"? ... Just going to have to let those girls hatch some eggs ... More chicks ...
  5. X2! I started with 6... 4 1/2 months later, 12.. 1 month later 13.. 4 months later, 23.. (I lost 3 old chickens over these passing months) 6 months later, 22 (3 new chicks)
  6. Mahlzeit

    Mahlzeit Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 16, 2007
    Long Island NY
    Chickens are like potato chips, you always want more!!

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