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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by S n M Poultry, Jan 24, 2008.

  1. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Songster

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    dye a baby chick?
     
  2. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Why would you want to?
     
  3. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Songster

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    idk it would be interesting to see little blue chicks running around the yard
     
  4. Corey NC

    Corey NC Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    North Carolina
    I believe they inject the eggs with the dye with a very thin needle and they hatch out with the odd colors.
     
  5. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Songster

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    ohh you cant dye them when they hatch?
     
  6. ibpboo

    ibpboo Where Chickens Ride Horses

    Jul 9, 2007
    always changing
  7. hinkjc

    hinkjc Crowing Premium Member

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    Why not just hatch little blue chicks?

    Jody
     
  8. S n M Poultry

    S n M Poultry Songster

    Aug 31, 2007
    Riverside,CA
    colton is near riverside and san bernardino. how do i hatch a blue chick without dying it?
     
  9. ibpboo

    ibpboo Where Chickens Ride Horses

    Jul 9, 2007
    always changing
    can you dye a live chick with food coloring?
     
  10. fallenweeble

    fallenweeble Songster

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    oh SnM, your chickens are so beautiful the way they are!!!! don't dye em.
    (i've SEEN his chickens and they are all AMAZING!)
    if you need to dye something dye some eggs!
    [​IMG]

    ps - those lemon blue moderns start giving you any eggs yet?
    how about that new pair of gorgeous seramas you picked up last month - any eggs?
    you KNOW i will be pestering you until i get some!!!
    [​IMG]
     

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