Thanks for the tip

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by sweetshoplady, Feb 22, 2008.

  1. sweetshoplady

    sweetshoplady Songster

    Feb 4, 2008
    Venice, Florida
    Just wanted to say thanks to whoever suggested buying crickets. I went to Petsmart today and bought a bunch. The salesman only charged me $1 for about 30 assorted sized ones.

    My 3 week old chicks had a grand time playing and eating them. I was especially pleased that my chick witht the crooked toes once she got one of the big ones was able to be the one to get them. I put them in a couple at a time. And we have quite a few left for tomorrow.

    Again thanks a bunch. [​IMG]
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    Isnt it fun to watch them do what comes naturally? I just love to give my babies "treats" and watch the mayhem!
  3. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    My husband says I am morbid because I get so tickled watching baby chicks chase around and snatch crickets from one another like a game of tag.
  4. chickflick

    chickflick Crowing

    Mar 10, 2007
    Lots better than any tv show. It's hysterical to watch them with crickets!!
  5. Henrietta23

    Henrietta23 Songster

    Oct 20, 2007
    Eastern CT
    Uh oh, has bantymum seen this thread yet? [​IMG]

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