I have read almost the thread about "Raising chicks" and some other ones and I've looked that a lot of people have chicks today. Some are hatching their own and some are ordering their own. It looks like each year the world is filling up with more and more chickens don't you think? OK I want to know (and I know that y'all want to know too) who has chicks today or is getting some? and which breed? here are mine and luvchikies. LUVCHIKIES CHICKS 30 Ideal 236 pullets 1 frizzle (from DDD) JHONNYAKASKITTLES CHICKS 5 black australorp 5 buff orpington 6 ameraucanas (Aurora's babies. see my page to know who is aurora) 5 black sex-link 3 delaware 4 my white leghorn X - this is my own "breed" that I made which is a X or a mix whatever you want to call it 2 frizzles (from DDD) I "BELIEVE" those are it, can't remeber with so much chicks! lol SO go ahead and show us what you got for 2009 ATTENTION EVERYONE!!!! if you have chicks in the ages of 8-9wks old please post pics of them here in this link https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=149942 ITS REALLY IMPORTANT!