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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Saerasx, Mar 10, 2014.

  1. Saerasx

    Saerasx Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I will have my chicks next month (squeee!) so for the time being I am assembling my shopping list. We usually goo to Amazon for EVERYTHING, mainly because we get free shipping with Prime, but Im seeing how much the SUCK! Is there another online place to go that has low to no shipping? Or would I have an easier time going local? We are suburban, though probably 10 minutes away is "farm land" so maybe I could hunt a feed store over there though I havent tried yet... Suggestions? Thanks! [​IMG]
     
  2. Araucana16

    Araucana16 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Feed stores are nice! You can usually get anything you need for the basics there. You could probably order the other stuff online for very little shipping at a place like Meyer's, McMurray, or MyPetChicken. Why does Amazon suck? [​IMG]
     
  3. 3riverschick

    3riverschick Poultry Lit Chaser

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    My Coop
    Tractor Supply Co Tomorrow: 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
    16171 SW Midway Rd, Hillsboro, OR 97123 (503) 628-6319
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    http://www.tractorsupply.com/
    I get most of my things here or at Agway. It's chick season at the feeds stores to look for
    some near you! The horsey set will know. Buy a 4 oz. bottle of Poultry Nutri-Drench at
    Tractor Supply C10. dollars. It's a great product! Have used it on
    my dogs and birds for a decade. Wonderful for dealing with travel stress and when chicks
    are getting settled in their new home. One drop by mouth per chick upon arrival. Put it in
    their water for the 1st one or two weeks for a strong start. I won't raise chicks without it.
    It's that good!
    http://nutridrench.com/
    http://nutridrench.com/poultry-1.html
    http://www.tractorsupply.com/en/store/nutri-drench-poultry-nutri-drench-4-oz
    Best,
    Karen and the Light Sussex
    in western PA, USA
     
    Last edited: Mar 10, 2014

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