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SandHill preservations, chicks arrived.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by pipermark, Jun 30, 2008.

  1. pipermark

    pipermark Songster

    Jan 26, 2007
    Arkansas
    These are a mixture of Blue and Black Jersey Giants. They arrived about 2 weeks ago.

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  2. raindrop

    raindrop Songster

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    Very nice! Those are going to be some big chickens.
     
  3. homeandbarnbasics

    homeandbarnbasics In the Brooder

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    Nice babies. Gonna be big!!
     
  4. ailsaek

    ailsaek In the Brooder

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    Oooh! I love blue chickens.
     
  5. greyfields

    greyfields Crowing

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    My JG's are about 14 months now and still growing. [​IMG]

    Those blue ones look amazing.
     
  6. pattypenny

    pattypenny Songster

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    I had a catalog from them but it seemed to say maybe they would send them maybe not so I didn't.
    was that what you ordered or just what they sent?
    I wouldn't want giants so am glad I didn't order from them. It takes a long time for the giants to reach full growth and beside I don't like real big chickens.
     
  7. BirdBrain

    BirdBrain Prefers Frozen Tail Feathers

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    Those chicks look great!! How far ahead did you have to order them?
     
  8. chick4chicks

    chick4chicks Songster

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    Congrats, I love the blues, I have 2 Black Jersey Giants, I want some Blue ones too. Best of luck with the sweet little fuzzy butts. They are adorable. [​IMG][​IMG]:weee:ya
     
  9. pipermark

    pipermark Songster

    Jan 26, 2007
    Arkansas
    I place the order in Nov 2007 and they were delivered June of 2008. They had a cold winter and the birds didn't start really laying until late in the year.
     
  10. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    THey sell out pretty fast.
    I buy all my veggie seeds from them.
    I wanted to get some Manx Rumpies, but I don't want to order 25 chicks now and only get them in a year. I'm not good with waiting. [​IMG]
     

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