My First Fuzzies...*New Pics*

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by TXmom, Jan 20, 2009.

  1. TXmom

    TXmom Songster

    Well I've been here over a month and now...I can finally "talk chicken" with the rest of you! Yesterday I made the long drive to Danny's house to pick up my first 2 chicks...Silkies!!! [​IMG]

    I have a shipment from Ideal coming this week too...I'll post more pics then.

    Last edited: Jan 27, 2009
  2. texasbartrambaby

    texasbartrambaby Songster

    Dec 3, 2008
    Tulia, Texas
    Too cute ... boy those evil silkies got a'hold of you fast ... [​IMG]
  3. Chickie Mamma

    Chickie Mamma Farmer at Heart

    Apr 20, 2008
    Sherman, CT
    Congrats on your first babies!! They are too cute!! [​IMG]
  4. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess 10 Years

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    [​IMG] Congrats on your babies!!!
  5. TXmom

    TXmom Songster

    Thanks! Yes, they are absolutely adorable [​IMG] We are definitely under their spell [​IMG]
  6. TXmom

    TXmom Songster

    Finally....after waiting what seemed like a lifetime...our Ideal peeps came in [​IMG] [​IMG] We got our 10 pullets (5 different breeds)...and 15 Packing Peanuts!!!!

    They all arrived alive and ready to eat/drink/poop....they're doing great!

    Here's most of them...notice the 2 Silkies in the top right corner...hiding...and wondering what just happened to their nice, quiet, happy home [​IMG]:


    2 Adorable Easter Eggers and a Rhode Island Red:


    A few of my Packing Peanuts. I'm looking at other pics to figure out what they are:

  7. Very cute. The chicks in the last picture look like Barred Rocks.
  8. TXmom

    TXmom Songster

    Quote:That's exactly what I was thinking! That's the first chick pic I looked up and they look exactly like that, as far as I can tell. Thanks!
  9. TXmom

    TXmom Songster

    I called my local feed store (Steinhausers) and they said I could bring the Packing Peanuts up there and they would find homes for them. [​IMG] So I kept 5 and took 10 of them up there. They have my name and number to call me...
  10. lovemychix

    lovemychix Songster

    Oct 14, 2008
    Moulton Iowa
    Very cute and they grow so fast!!! Mine are 3 mo. now and are huge!

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