Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by poultrygeist, Sep 20, 2009.

  1. poultrygeist

    poultrygeist Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 4, 2009
    Hunterdon Cty. NJ
    We purchased 6- day old chicks from My Pet Chicken. Took a month to get them. One Wednesday I rushed to the post office to get them. Once home, I tore the box open and 6 Little fuzz-balls were glad to meet me. Checked their buts for u know! One needed a check. From there they went into their preheated, watered and fed brooder box. Next, made my point that I'm your dad and the boss and dipped each beak into the water and crumbles. Then we watched them fall asleep on their feet. 5 weeks later and not the slightest problem. So you see how easy can this be!
  2. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    Thats great! Congratulations on your new babies. Sounds like you have it all under control. Keep up the good work. [​IMG]
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

    Nov 18, 2007
    My Coop
    Congratulations... Looks like eveything is working out fine. I love chicks. They do grow so fast. Soon you may want more. I started out with 6 and now I have 40 and growing. Soon we will be building our 3rd coop. YEA more chicks.
    Last edited: Sep 21, 2009
  4. Darlasmum

    Darlasmum Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 2, 2009
    La Crescenta, CA
    [​IMG] Knock on wood quick- I too have had the same good experience. Congrats.
  5. Capone

    Capone Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 27, 2009
    Rhode Island
    great job, i have some on the way next week

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