Does Welp hatchery put in extra chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Momagain1, Feb 18, 2011.

  1. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL
    ...I guess what I'm reading is that lots of hatcheries will put in extra chicks as "packing peanuts" so to speak..is that right?

    Does anyoen know if Welp does this??

    TIA!
     
  2. sticck

    sticck New Egg

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    I bought 25 broilers from them last summer and they sent 29.
     
  3. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL
    Hmmm...I dont have room if the "extras" survive eeeekkkk....

    well, I guess I do it we build it a bit bigger lol..but hubby will Killlllllllll meeeeeeeeeeeeeeee lol..
     
  4. redfeather

    redfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You could put the extras up for free on Craigslist. I did that this week when I cleared out my 5 year old orpington hens... I had like 15+ legit people interestedd.
     

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