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Newbie Chick owners

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by SteveMadonnaJ, May 1, 2016.

  1. SteveMadonnaJ

    SteveMadonnaJ In the Brooder

    May 1, 2016
    My wife and I are new proud chick owners. We got 8 Rhode Island Pullets this weekend to raise for eggs, and hopefully acquire more in the future. I have already built a coop w/3 nesting boxes, and bought a 10x10x6 dog lot for there run. We will be reading the forum, and asking quite a few questions as our kids grow.

  2. Jensownzoo

    Jensownzoo Songster

    Feb 7, 2016
    Saint Louis, MO
    Kudos to you for having your coop ready before you got chicks! At this rate, I'm going to be lucky if I have mine finished before eggs start appearing... They've got a pretty good temporary set-up right now, just not what I had planned before other more urgent things intervened.

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