Friend Buys me chicks!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by THough1956, Mar 30, 2009.

  1. THough1956

    THough1956 Chillin' With My Peeps

    The poultry club that I am a member of had their spring show this past weekend. As always, a member puts some chicks in a display for people to look at. As I came in I glanced at them and they had a sold sign on the box. As I was getting my chickens in their coops for the show my neighbor walks up and ask if I seen t he chicks. I said yes, and he said "They are yours". They were Americanas, I had mentioned to him i would like to have some of those at some point in our many conversations. Isn't that just the sweetest thing!!!!!

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  2. selinagil

    selinagil Chillin' With My Peeps

    That is a dear friend---all of mine just laugh at me. [​IMG]
     
  3. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
    Eaton, Colorado
    I agree! He is a keeper! Congrats!
     
  4. the_great_snag

    the_great_snag Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I wish we had something like that around here. The only other chicken nut I really know is my sister, and we butt heads on how to care for them continually.

    My best gift ever was when I was a little kid. My great aunt (who is sadly no longer around) sent a little yellow peep home with my mom in a grocery bag for me!

    I loved that chicken. I think it was the best gift I ever got from anyone. Then the cat got it... [​IMG]

    Oh well it made me a lifelong chicken fancier and I still love cats! lol

    My aunt used to always have a huge flock of chickens, ducks, geese, and turkeys. I think McMurray's musta had her on their VIP customer list! lol

    My mother and I also raised chickens for several years. It is a special memory of her that always makes me smile whenever I see a chicken. [​IMG]
     
  5. old mill poultry

    old mill poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    WHAT A GREAT FRIEND YOU HAVE!
     
  6. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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  7. Jen4

    Jen4 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 7, 2008
    Munfordville, KY
    That was sweet of him... I need friends like that dang it! [​IMG]
     
  8. THough1956

    THough1956 Chillin' With My Peeps

    He is my chicken buddy, my husband does not share my love of animals, neither does his wife!! So, that is how it has been for many years.
     
  9. byrandom

    byrandom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Uh oh.. I see trouble here. [​IMG]
     
  10. horsejody

    horsejody Squeaky Wheel

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    Nice neighbor. I have a rotten one that I'll trade for him!
     

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