Selling 12 week old Chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Jetblack2004, Mar 23, 2016.

  1. Jetblack2004

    Jetblack2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have some RIR chicks and was wondering, Can I sell them at 12 weeks old? Are they too young to sell at an auction and can they get to stressed at that age?

    Thanks ;)
     
  2. Jetblack2004

    Jetblack2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Bump?
     
  3. dgibson0604

    dgibson0604 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You are ok to sell them i have sold them younger than that but not to much younger
     
  4. Jetblack2004

    Jetblack2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok thanks for the reply :)
     
  5. red horse ranch

    red horse ranch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They are old enough to sell. But I don't think an auction is the way to get the best price. They are worth around $15 at this age. I list mine on Craig's List and always get my price. An auction would be stressful for them and you have no say in who will get them or how they will be treated.
     
  6. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Agree. Sell them on CL. You'll be lucky to get $4-5 each at auction. I can sell pullets all day long for $15-20.
     
  7. Jetblack2004

    Jetblack2004 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok thank you
     

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