Chicks 1st day in the rain

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Acre of Blessings, May 16, 2008.

  1. Acre of Blessings

    Acre of Blessings Canning/Sewing Addict

    Apr 3, 2008
    Axton, VA
    I went out this morning at 6:20 and let the chicks out. Well this is what it looked like.........

    Here they are running around and having fun


    Here they think I have food


    Here is the neighboring duck giving me the guilt trip look for some food. lol

    Here my Rooster "BARBQ" is having a chat with the duck about the food supply. lol


    Here the other chicks back up BarBQ on the food issue


    I did and always do give the duck a little food. I will soon have a couple ducks of my own and this way the chicks will get used to them. HEHE
  2. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Mar 25, 2008
    Looks like they had a great time! [​IMG]
  3. crooked stripe

    crooked stripe Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 14, 2008
    N.E Ohio- Suffield
    Mine are made out of sugar. They melt if they get wet. John
  4. chick-e-chick

    chick-e-chick Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 21, 2008
    How old are they Chickcrew? They look like they're having lots of fun!

    We have three 7 week old chicks that have just started staying in their coop, I was a bit worried when I saw them out in the rain....can they catch colds? They can go inside but seemed happy out in the rain.
  5. Acre of Blessings

    Acre of Blessings Canning/Sewing Addict

    Apr 3, 2008
    Axton, VA
    they are 6 weeks old and have been in the coop for a bout 3 weeks. They love the rain, they would stand in it and then shake it off. It's so funny. I didn't leave them out in the rain that long cause I had to leave. They were out there about 3 hours.

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