Highest # of Packing Peanuts You've Received

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mylilchix, Mar 26, 2009.

  1. mylilchix

    mylilchix Chillin' With My Peeps

    We got our Ideal order this morning. I ordered 5 chicks, and got 13 packing peanuts to keep them warm!! [​IMG] I'm curious which of you have gotten more than that!

    Sonja
     
  2. Fancie

    Fancie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    never have I ever got even one.... maybe I over do it a bit every time I order [​IMG]
     
  3. Chickenaddict

    Chickenaddict Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh my you hit the packin peanut lotto!!! The most i have gotten was 10 in an order of 14 so 24 chicks i ended up with. I ordered bantams and they sent me standard size barred rocks as packing peanuts, Its hard enough to find a roo a home much less 10 or more!!! I feel your pain, those buggers can eat quite a bit too
     
  4. My chicken is cuter

    My chicken is cuter Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got one. Don't know what good it did but he's cute:D
     
  5. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    I got 10 one time and they turned out to be straight run Barred Rocks. Pretty cool for freebies!
     
  6. mylilchix

    mylilchix Chillin' With My Peeps

    I think my babies are buff orps. I puled 4 out of the brooder, and they all had buff feathers. Altough they could be gold sex links, too.

    Sonja
     
  7. LovinMyPeeps

    LovinMyPeeps Sees Wine Dots

    Mar 22, 2009
    Heuvelton, NY
    This was my first order and I got 16 packing peanuts in with an order of 8 [​IMG] That's a LOT of peanuts!! At first I thought I was hallucinating... [​IMG]
     
  8. juliechick

    juliechick Transplanted Hillbilly

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    I got 13 once, too. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] from Ideal
     
  9. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

    Apr 20, 2008
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    I got 15 Black Australorps with my first order from Ideal in Feb..
     
  10. mylilchix

    mylilchix Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:So far you're the winner!! [​IMG]

    Sonja
     

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