Chick and duck addicts! Update:pics

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by JessaLynn, Mar 23, 2009.

  1. JessaLynn

    JessaLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I can't help my self! I just ordered 10 more chicks and 6 ducks! UGH![​IMG] My DH doesn't even know yet. I said I was gonna just order 2 ducks for my daughter.Yeah right! So here's my whole crew:
    5 Blue Cochin
    1 White Cochin
    5 Blue Wyandottes
    8 Black Star
    15 Red Star
    8 Delaware
    2 Buff Orpington
    6 Bared Plymouth Rock
    2 Easter egger
    2 Welsummer
    3 Pekin ducks
    3 Khaki Cambell ducks

    I said under 50 is a good number but I went over with my spontanius purchase.Dag gonit! Looks like DH is gonna be adding some nest boxes.LOL All are hens but are 1 white Cochin "Duke" he's the King of the flock.[​IMG]

    Anyone else getting chicks April 13th-16th? I'm so excited!!! Can't wait for them to arrive!!!![​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]

    UPDATE: Some came early!! Yeah!
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    Pic of my little easter egger.Ain't she pretty!!!
    They also gave me 4 more BR and 2 Leghorns
     
    Last edited: Apr 3, 2009
  2. sunnychooks

    sunnychooks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you need rehab you won't find it here! [​IMG]

    Congrats on the new additions!!!
     
  3. Bornacentury2L8

    Bornacentury2L8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ahhhhh....... Rehab is for quitters... Buy more![​IMG]
     
  4. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

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    I came here for rehab with only 3 hens... now 10 bantams and 3 ducks later.. [​IMG] And I have more eggs coming next week too! No rehab here.. [​IMG]
     
  5. JessaLynn

    JessaLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I might keep buying them until they actualy arrive and then I'm trying to figure out where I'm gonna put em all.LOL I wanted a few silkies but wasn't sure how my big o Cochin's would be around them.Don't want anyone getting picked on. Now I have a BO hen who is sitting on eggs and I don't have the heart to break her up from it.I was able to count them real quick and she has 9 under her.Uhoh! Owell more fuzz butts [​IMG]
     
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  6. jeremy

    jeremy CA Royal Blues

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    Delawares are my absolute favorite! I've got six girls myself.

    Congrats on the soon to be new arrivals. [​IMG]
     
  7. Akane

    Akane Overrun With Chickens

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    This is a bad place to go for that. They'll just tell you to get more. Trust me I planned for 8-10 bantams and you don't want to know how many they talked me into. [​IMG] I don't even know how many chicks I have now. [​IMG]
     
  8. JessaLynn

    JessaLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'll be posting pics as soon as they arrive. It's still kinda cool here 40s-high 50s Think they will be ok in our garage or should I set up something inside the house?
     
  9. digginchicks

    digginchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My dad seems to believe in this rehab solution to because he wont even let me buy 10 eggs now [​IMG]
     
  10. hollymh

    hollymh *A Scrambled Egg*

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    You're looking in the wrong place for rehab LOL Between my mom and I we have 10 chickens, and 65 ducks AHHH lol it looks like such a big number when you write it out hahaha!
     

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