I have chicks!...

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Tuffoldhen, Dec 7, 2007.

  1. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    I had shipped eggs sent to me...and decided to throw in acouple blue orp eggs for good measure...rounded it out to 10 eggs in the bator...the shipped didn't grow at all...LOL...I got 2 of my babies tho!!!....Now I had to convince DH that they stay inside til Spring!...Geesh [​IMG]...Just going to put bows on them for Christmas...
     
  2. countyroad1330

    countyroad1330 Thunder Snow 2009!

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    Christmas Chicks, that's so cute! Sorry none of your shipped eggs hatched [​IMG] Blue Orps sound so pretty, I hear about Speckledhen's all the time. Do you have pictures?
     
  3. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    I'm away visiting.....DH is babysitting chicks...when I get back from my travels I'll try posting a pic.........
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Congrats, Sandy! Can't wait to see the new babies.
     
  5. d_rooster

    d_rooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I bet husband will fall in love with the chicks before you get home from travel and you won't have to do much convincing to keep chicks inside until spring. [​IMG]
     
  6. karen

    karen Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 2 of those "home grown" cuties in my pottery studio-
    I named them Olivia and Angelina-
    Turns out they are Oliver and Angelo! Oops.
    I think the christmas bow idea is a good one-For some reason my husband wants them out in the coop. They are starting to crow and he can hear them when he is in the office.....
     
  7. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

    Sep 18, 2007
    Wisconsin
    Congrats on the chicks! [​IMG]
     

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