Has anyone used the Cackle Hatchery???

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by gumpsgirl, Mar 31, 2008.

  1. gumpsgirl

    gumpsgirl Crowing

    Mar 25, 2008
    I am looking to place an order for some more chicks and was wondering if anyone has used the Cackle Hatchery and what they thought of them. I looked into the Meyer Hatchery, but they are out the of the Red Sex Link chicks clear through the end of April. Could anyone offer any advice here? I want more chicks!!![​IMG] That is coming from someone who initially only wanted four! They are truly addictive and I have people already lining up to buy eggs from me![​IMG] We need more chicks for sure! Thank you!
  2. herechickchick

    herechickchick Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    Memphis TN
    They are great. Use the search tool and it will bring up all of the posts about them.
  3. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    really nice people there:) and great service:)
  4. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    Feb 20, 2008
    Opelousas, Louisiana
    I ordered from Cackle about 5 or 6 weeks ago. I ordered 25 bantams (assortment). During the week that the bantams were delivered the temp in South Louisiana was down to 54 degrees. I was so worried that all of them would be dead because of the temp. The Post Office called at 4:38 AM to let me know that my chics were in. I jumped out of bed and went to pick them up. As the Post Office employee stood next to me as I opened the box, to my surprise only 1 chic was dead. It looked as if he was too, too small to have survived. It looks like they trampled over him (poor baby). Also to my surpise, they sent a total of 31 (including the dead chic). So all in all, I received 30 live chics and I only ordered 25. To date NO chics have died. I have all survivors. All are healthy and growing beautiful. So, I say that to say, that I have had no problem with Cackle. Hope that helps.
  5. BamaChicken

    BamaChicken Orpingtons Bama Style

    Nov 14, 2007
    I ordered from them a few years ago and I have no complaints.

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