How long can day olds last in shipping?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by SQbrahmas, Aug 7, 2010.

  1. SQbrahmas

    SQbrahmas Songster

    Mar 22, 2010
    The USPS had "gaureteed" the arival of a box of some 13 chicks from kentucky to arrive yesterday afternoon . I hope they are still alive and come today? Anybodies 2 cents?

  2. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    The egg sac will be absorbed by them for the first 3 days, they need food & water by day 4, & day 5, Good luck.

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