chickies got their first bath with PICS!!!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by L*A*G*, Feb 25, 2009.

  1. L*A*G*

    L*A*G* Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 19, 2008
    planet chicken
    today my 4 3 week old silkies (i got them yesterday) got their first bath today!!! they r a lot sweeter now that i hadled them a lot with my hand.
    here is what i did.
    i took a warm damp cloth and wet them over their body under their wings and down their legs.
    then i filled the tube with 1/2 inch of warm water and let the silkies soke their feet for 3 1/2 mins. they really enjoyed that part.
    then i took them out and padded them down with a dry cloth.
    after that, i took a hair dryer put it on low with the air on warm and dryed them throughly also it fluffed them all up.

    now they look gorgeous!

    all wet after padding them with the cloth

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    now their fav part "the feet soke."
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    "just relax guys it's all gonna be alright"
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    NOW all fluffed upand as good as new

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    hope u enjoyed! [​IMG]
     
  2. Machelle the chellbug!

    Machelle the chellbug! Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] They are sooooo cute!!!
     
  3. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    I think L*A*G should have the title of "BYC Beautician"

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  4. Schultz

    Schultz CluckN'Crow Farm

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    Too cute. How did you get them to pose so well?
     
  5. marymac

    marymac Chillin' With My Peeps

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    those are just adorable!!!!!
     
  6. Blue_Myst

    Blue_Myst Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 5, 2009
    That third picture is adorable! [​IMG] I'm still trying to fathom how they could have voluntarily stayed still for so long!
     
  7. AHappychick

    AHappychick Wanna-be Farmer

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    how did you get them to all stay in line! Very cute!!![​IMG]
     
  8. BellLisamo

    BellLisamo Diagnosed w/ Muscovitis

    Feb 7, 2009
    Tombstone, AZ
    oh my goodness so cute
     
  9. L*A*G*

    L*A*G* Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 19, 2008
    planet chicken
    Quote:well first u have to wait until they aren't cheeping so loud and that is th signal they r ready to hold still then i take my hand and push their body up and tall and take the pic quick! [​IMG]
     
  10. L*A*G*

    L*A*G* Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 19, 2008
    planet chicken
    Quote:i don't know my self! [​IMG] i just put them together then put a towel over them and they just stood there so i took a pic [​IMG]
    but in the last pic i had to quiet them down and place them and be quick cuz when some1 churped they all thought it was over. [​IMG]
     
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