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I want to know why I cannot count my chickens before they hatch!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by jerseygirl1, Oct 10, 2011.

  1. jerseygirl1

    jerseygirl1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Would the world be full of hens, and no roos? [​IMG]
     
  2. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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    Because they all may not hatch?[​IMG]
     
  3. Oregon Blues

    Oregon Blues Overrun With Chickens

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    Actually, you can. There is no law against it. Just don't complain about all the disappointment that you will meet in your life.
     
  4. yinepu

    yinepu Overrun With Chickens

    sure .. you can count them before they hatch.. and the ones that die in the shell just drop into a jar of formaldehyde so you can keep them forever and ever and ever

    [​IMG]
     
  5. Royd

    Royd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I say, don't count your chickens until after the hawks have eaten.
     
  6. Cpprpnny19

    Cpprpnny19 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I say don't count your chickens that way your husband will never
    know how many you actually have! [​IMG]

    Lynne [​IMG]
     
  7. FireTigeris

    FireTigeris Tyger! Tyger! burning bright

    Count your chickens before they hatch (subtract the ones that don't) counting after they hatch is hard to do.

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  8. Kaitie09

    Kaitie09 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You should count them before, and then replace the ones that don't hatch with more chicks [​IMG]. You already had planned to hatch that many, so you're just evening it up to get what should have been.
     
  9. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Quote:So true!
     
  10. chickened

    chickened Overrun With Chickens

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    Counting them is futile, the best judge of your chicken numbers is your feed bill.
     

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