questions i am first time hatchery orderer

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mario2girls, Feb 24, 2008.

  1. mario2girls

    mario2girls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have a question,,,,i have never ordered from a hatchery before, and i ordered a bunch of different breeds, my question is,
    how will i know what is what? hen or roo or even breed from breed, how do they come? or do they come marked in some way?
    thanks
     
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Can't tell till they grow up if they are girls or boys. If you post pics of the chicks, we can guess based on what you ordered who is who. They usually don't come marked.
     
  3. equine chick

    equine chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 9, 2007
    pennsylvania
    It will be a guessing game, post pics here and we will try to help you.
     
  4. mario2girls

    mario2girls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i guess that is part of the fun,,,,if i didnt go in with 2 other people..will post pics if i cant figure them out,,
    will have angie post pics since i cannot process the instructions,,,lol
    thanks,,,
     
  5. Stormhorse23

    Stormhorse23 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 22, 2007
    Indiana
    its ok, i dont understand instructions either!
     

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