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Our babies have arrived.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kirs10001, Mar 12, 2014.

  1. kirs10001

    kirs10001 New Egg

    Dec 30, 2013
    We are first time chicken parents. We were wanting chickens and my sister has been telling me for over a year we should get some since they love theirs. We moved to NH to a big property zoned for livestock and we decided to go for it. I read up about it ordered my chicks in December from mypetchicken.com and picked March 10th as week of delivery. I ordered 2 golden cuckoo Marans, 3 golden laced Wyandottes and 10 mixed brown egg layers. Our babies were shipped yesterday late afternoon and arrived today around 1:30. I was so worried because Ohio to New Hampshite is a pretty big trip and we had some snow. I figured it would hold the mail up but nope not even 24 hours for shipping. We ended up receiving 16 chicks all alive and alert. They are auper cute and our kids love watching them. Now if we can get some of the snow in the yard to melt so we can get their house and run built that would be great. [​IMG]
  2. xxxgeorgiexxx

    xxxgeorgiexxx Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 3, 2011
    congrats on your new chicks, there so cute!! [​IMG]
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  3. kirs10001

    kirs10001 New Egg

    Dec 30, 2013
    [​IMG] I'm not sure what breed these cute little yellow ones are.
  4. chicken pickin

    chicken pickin Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 3, 2012
    Adorable chick.

    Welcome to BYC and the WONDERFUL world of chickens. Youll love them.

    They are now truly my most favorite animal and Im addicted lol.

    Oh and [​IMG] hello neighbor, Im from NH also.
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  5. cblakley0531

    cblakley0531 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 14, 2011
    Shelton, WA
    My Coop
    YAY! Congrats! Look at all those cute fluffy butts!

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