1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    Not a member yet? join BYC here & then introduce yourself in our community forum here.

Ideal shipment arrived

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by nccatnip, Oct 19, 2007.

  1. nccatnip

    nccatnip Songster

    Aug 5, 2007
    Piedmont area NC
    The PO called me before 7am to let me know my shipment of chicks had arrived. As soon as I opened the door at the PO office, I could hear them!!!!!
    All are very active and LOUD!!! Everyone is eating and drinking. One of the GLW seems to have a problem with it's leg but we will see how that goes. They were packed pretty tight to keep them warm, maybe with room and exercise, it will correct itself.

    26 GLW
    12 gold seabrights
  2. allen wranch

    allen wranch Crowing Premium Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    San Marcos, TX
    Congratulations on your new family !
  3. JenniferJoIN

    JenniferJoIN Songster

    Sep 10, 2007
    Southern Indiana
    Mine were loud too! One of them even pecked at anothers toe, got a hold of it and dragged him across the paper towel! I even picked her up to try and make her let go and she held on for dear life to that poor little toe! The chick whose toe it was was peepin like crazy!
  4. jenichick

    jenichick Songster

    Jun 1, 2007
    Yeah for you! I have some babies on the way too! They are loud though, but sooooo cute!!!
  5. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Songster

    May 4, 2007
    YAY! [​IMG]

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: