Cackle hatchery

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by SundownWaterfowl, Apr 23, 2008.

  1. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    What is the minimum order for Goslings through Cackle hatchery? I cant find it anywhere on their site.
     
  2. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    Here is what I found...looks like you can order as little as you want but they will fill up the box with male chicks like Ideal does if you don't get and order of 25 chicks or more. I will see what else I can find out. [​IMG]

    http://www.cacklehatchery.com/page15.html
     
  3. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    Looks like 15 is the minimum you can order...this does apply to all the fowl listed on their site.

    Cackle Hatchery has been raising quality U.S. Pullorum clean poultry since 1936 and ships throughout the United States including Alaska, and Puerto Rico
    Shipping on Monday and Wednesday
    Hatchery Pick-Up on Tuesday and Thursday
    MINIMUM ORDER - total of 15 chicks (For warmth purposes)
    Hatching Mid February through September
    A MINIMUM OF $15.00 SHIPPING CHARGE WILL BE APPLIED TO POULTRY ONLY​
     
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  4. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    But is says minimum 15 CHICKS not GOSLINGS. That is what I dont understand. Unless they dont have a minimum for goslings.
     
  5. ridgefire

    ridgefire Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I ordered chicks through them this year. I ordered 15 received 17 all alive and healthy.
     
  6. Sugar Sand Farm

    Sugar Sand Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I ordered from cackle last year and only ordered 6 goslings and two ducks. they arrived just fine and are now big broozers. they sent an extra duck for warmth lol in July
     
  7. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Most hatcheries have a 10 gosling minimum. Some breeders will do as few as 4.

    Cackle has a 4 goose 6 duck special right now, too.
     
  8. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    Well, I just ordered 3 female toulouse goslings and the order went through. I dont think that they have a minimum order. I just hope they dont add male chicks as extra warmers.
     

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