pick the right breed

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Tikkajazz94, Apr 18, 2008.

  1. Ok I have pick between a one hatchery or the other,
    One to get one breed that I like or another breed!
    what one is should i pick?

  2. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    you pick the breed you want more than anything.an order that breed.
  3. Cetawin

    Cetawin Chicken Beader

    Mar 20, 2008
    NW Kentucky
    They are your chicks...get the breed you want.
  4. What do you want your chickens to accomplish for you: Provide meat, Generate Eggs, serve as ornaments for the barn yard. Until you answer this, we can not give you a recommendation for the "Best Breed for You"

  5. The problem is that I live in canada and I use Rochester Hatchery,
    But the breed that i like the hatchery don't carry them anymore so if I want that breed i will have to spend more money then normal.
    What should I do still stick to the breed I like or the other breed?

  6. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    If I was you, I'd spend the little extra money (if you can afford it) and get the chicks you want. Otherwise later you may be saying, what if?
  7. Maybe I get both breeds

  8. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    Quote:Now your thinkin' like a true chickaholic! [​IMG]
    Seriously, I knew I wanted brahmas and I wanted all 3 varities, so I knew right away which hatchery I was going with...the only one that offered all 3 sexed.
  9. now do anyone else have a problem with picking a chick breed

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  10. conny63malies

    conny63malies Crowing

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    i couldnt deceide either what to do. So i got me a whole bantam collection shipped. Some of this and some of that

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