just got 3 hens and 74 chicks and love them!

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by SweetProvidence, Mar 1, 2014.

  1. SweetProvidence

    SweetProvidence In the Brooder

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    from Washington state glad you joined us, love your chicks!
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend Staff Member

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    Hi there, [​IMG]and welcome to BYC!

    You will need to thin these babies out a bit to keep them healthy and alive. They are way too crammed into this area.

    But I wish you all the luck with your new babies and to enjoy them!!
     
  4. SweetProvidence

    SweetProvidence In the Brooder

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    Hey thanks! About 30 of them are 2wks older so I separated them in a bigger container. I let them out in the big pen when the sun is out. They love it!
     
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Too many chicks in a box, I hope none suffocate
     
  6. SweetProvidence

    SweetProvidence In the Brooder

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    I also had to get feeders/waterers...didn't realize how much feed and water they can go through!
     
  7. SweetProvidence

    SweetProvidence In the Brooder

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    Yes, they are separated now:)
     
  8. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC! Cute chicks! Good luck with them!
     
  9. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Wow, you are starting out big - hope you have a large coop and run. Welcome to BYC.
     
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