How long did it take for your chicks to ship?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Eddy Chicken, Nov 4, 2011.

  1. Eddy Chicken

    Eddy Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Kids are excited; Monday the chicks are shipping from Ideal in TX to our home in NJ. Has anyone ordered chicks from this distance and how long did it take in shipping? I notified my local post office today.

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  2. reneemellor

    reneemellor Out Of The Brooder

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    I ordered from Ideal last year and I got mine in one day. But I only live about 100 miles away from the hatchery. Not sure how long it will take to get up to NJ, but good luck.
     
  3. jmtcmkb

    jmtcmkb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I ordered from MPC ( which I understand ships out of Ohio) I live in NH -the order was shipped express, I recived my chicks the next day. Shipping at MPC was 35 dollars-to me it as worth the cost.
     
  4. shanilynn2010

    shanilynn2010 Out Of The Brooder

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    Mine came from Iowa and I live in ga it took them two to three days
     
  5. sparrker

    sparrker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine were shipped from Privett hatchery in New Mexico on aWednesday arived on a Friday morning in central New York.
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  6. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

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    Priority - 2 to 3 days regardless of distance.
    Express - should be overnight but can be 2 days (if they arrive at all)
     

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