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The last of my flock is on its way..

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by TC, Feb 9, 2009.

  1. TC

    TC In the Brooder

    Feb 1, 2009
    La Grange, Ca
    After a less than fabulous turn out from Belt hatchery (Excellent birds, terrible C.S), I ordered from Ideal the last of my fledgling flock. I have 10/3 Danish Brown Leghorns on thier way. Yes I am aware of the rooster issue, (2 australorps/3 DBL) but I want to be able to pick the best one of the boys.. I have no problem with having sunday dinner [​IMG] I am excited.

    That brings me to:

    13 DB Leghorns
    6 Light Bramas
    10 Australorps
    6 Black Jersey Giants (I think, wasn't charged for them)
    2 Partridge Cochins (one died)
    3 Silkies, white
    4 White Crested Black Polish
    16 eggs in the incubator from onthespot, 3 days down, 18 to go!

    I am glad I have a lot of room!! They have to stay cooped, because natural predators out here are C R A Z Y

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