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Murray Mcmurray orders any one?

Discussion in 'Chicken Breeders & Hatcheries' started by LOVEMYCHICKS03, Jan 30, 2013.

  1. LOVEMYCHICKS03

    LOVEMYCHICKS03 Chillin' With My Peeps

    OK, their has probably been a thread like this already but I want you chicken lovers to tell what you ordered for chickens it does not have to be from murray but what did you order so I ordered: 5 SF 5 BR 15 BS's [​IMG] hope you post[​IMG]
     
  2. LOVEMYCHICKS03

    LOVEMYCHICKS03 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oh and I'm getting them on 3/25/13[​IMG]
     
  3. Chickenfan4life

    Chickenfan4life Overrun With Chickens

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    mysunwolf can give you a review of McMurray, and it's NOT a good one. I am not certain about them...
     
  4. Triplecross

    Triplecross Chillin' With My Peeps

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    McMurray just seems expensive compared to Meyer, Cackle and other great hatcheries.
     
  5. MIchickens

    MIchickens Poultrygeist

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    A little info on Murray McMurray. I received my chick a week ago. I ordered 47 total chicks of various breeds. I even went as far as to call my main post office hub and ask them to call me and I would pick them up whenever they got there. I received the call at 11:00pm on a Sunday. I drove the 2 hours round trip to get them faster to reduce the stress....if I had waited to get them from my local post office...who knows how many more would have died. 2 of the chicks were DOA in the box when I opened it. Later that day 3 more died. And the next day 3 more died. 1 day after that I only lost 1. Also, I ordered 4 Golden laced Wyandotte's...they didn't ship them to me. Their was a sticker on the inside of the box that said they said they ran out. Now keep in mind I ordered these chicks 3 months in advance. So there's no excuse for not sending them.

    OK, now I have 3 chicks with crossed beaks and 1 with an eye problem. I will probably cull them tomorrow.

    I would suggest trying to find a local hatchery around you and buy them from there. I am not happy at all with McMurray. Although their people were very nice on the phone each time I called...I believe their chicks are sub-standard. Be prepared to lose a 1/4 of them due to death or sub standard breeding.

    I'm just sayin....lol
     
  6. LOVEMYCHICKS03

    LOVEMYCHICKS03 Chillin' With My Peeps

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