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Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by verlaj, May 18, 2009.

  1. verlaj

    verlaj Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 31, 2009
    Micanopy, Florida
    My second shipment from Ideal went perfectly. I had lost 11 of 30 chicks in my first ever shipment from Ideal - 6 DOA and 5 more dead within 48 hours. They replaced all I lost without question (except they didn't have all the breeds at the moment, but sent substitutes I agreed to). The second batch arrived in good vigor and immediately drank and ate on their own. I'll post photos of all of them soon! I'm very happy with the chicks, despite the sad events of the first shipment.
  2. LilbitChicken

    LilbitChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 5, 2009
    I am sorry about your loss on the first shipment![​IMG]
    But I am so happy to hear the success on the newest members of your family![​IMG] Congratulations![​IMG]
  3. Polish Chickens

    Polish Chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 9, 2009
    Sorry for the loss of your chicks and try giving them sugar water and electrolytes when they arrive

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