I just LOVE her (or him...)

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Nugget, Apr 19, 2008.

  1. Nugget

    Nugget Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is Twinkie, our first successful bator hatchling. She (I sure hope it's a she) is a little gold laced wyandotte from our hen and roo. She has imprinted on me and since her sibling is still inside an egg she is quite needy, and is sleeping in my hair as I type. She is so much more loving than any day old chick I've ever bought ... melts your heart!

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  2. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

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    Is it possible for me to express my infatuation???
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  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Aw, now how precious is that?!!! What a sweetie! [​IMG]
     
  4. Jolyn

    Jolyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awwwwwww so cute!
     
  5. Gindee77

    Gindee77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awwww....she (or he) is adorable! [​IMG]

    What a precious little baby!!

    P.S. I'm trying very hard NOT to get an incubator or hatching eggs...I DIDN'T need the enabling, thankyouverymuch!!!

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  6. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

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    So sweeeeet! Good job!
     
  7. Nugget

    Nugget Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know of only 2 places locally to get day old chicks from. They both sell "straight run" chicks. My track record is 80% males from one fellow, my friend's average was 73% males from the other... maybe it's just our honest bad luck, but I'd just as soon get hatching eggs from now on, that I KNOW nobody has picked the females out of!!!

    If anyone needed another reason to get an incubator maybe that will do? lol!
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  8. Gindee77

    Gindee77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    More good enabling! thanks!!! [​IMG]
     
  9. LisaJean

    LisaJean Chillin' With My Peeps

    Precious little mite.....
     
  10. Momo

    Momo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awwwww ...
     

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