Can You Pick Up Chicks From McMurray Hatchery?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Amitist, Nov 9, 2010.

  1. Amitist

    Amitist Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well I live pretty close to that McMurray Hatchery and I have heard alot of good things about them. I don't want them to ship b/c its really stressful for the Chicks... So yeah. do you know the answer? [​IMG]
     
  2. greyhorsewoman

    greyhorsewoman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Why not call them and ask?
     
  3. gavinandallison

    gavinandallison Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 25, 2010
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    can anyone tell me why chicks are debeaked? how well do they eat afterwards?
     
  4. greyhorsewoman

    greyhorsewoman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Debeaking is normally only necessary in commercial egglaying facilities. It keeps the chickens from pecking each other. They can eat, but no need to go there for a home-flock.
     

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