First time for crickets

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Crickett, Apr 15, 2009.

  1. Crickett

    Crickett Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I stopped at the CO-OP on my way home and checked out the chicks they had left. BTW they are golden comets. I think a couple of mine are as well. Anyway, I picked up a 1/4 tube of crickets and brought them home to my own chick babies. It was so much fun to watch them! One would grab a cricket and run around the brooder as if to say "MINE! I got it! NYAA! NYAA!" and the others would chase it. Then someone else would grab a cricket and it would start all over again! I laughed 'til I cried!
     
  2. eestep8

    eestep8 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    lol I was wondering if I could give them crickets. I figured it would be hilarious.
     
  3. danielbrown

    danielbrown Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They do when full grown too. only with larger stuff.

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    It real fun to watch then with a mouse. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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