Chicks Have Arrived!!!!

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by MayberrySaint, Mar 20, 2007.

  1. MayberrySaint

    MayberrySaint Chillin' Out

    Mar 7, 2007
    Mount Airy, NC
    I picked up my new chicks this morning at 6 AM at my local post office annex. I can tell you I was really worried since they had hatched on Saturday and were 24 hours late.
    Got them home and started to unpack and the little fellers were just fine, but glad to be out of their box.
    Kudos to Murray McMurray for a wonderful new flock of babies.
    8 Australorps; 8 Buff Orpingtons, 8 Light Brahmas and 8 S-L Wyandottes plus...
    16 Red Sex Link Males for warmth...48 total and I only ordered 32 chicks...
    Only one DOA...can't tell if it was a Buff or one of the cockerels.
    Will post pictures tomorrow.

    Andy [​IMG]
  2. bigzio

    bigzio Crowing

    Jan 20, 2007
    Andy, glad to hear you have the new peeps.
    Good Luck.

  3. bayouchica

    bayouchica Songster

    Jan 23, 2007
    N.E. Louisiana
    [​IMG] [​IMG] glad they made it !! can't wait to see pics [​IMG]


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