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they grow so fast

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by bj taylor, Feb 11, 2012.

  1. bj taylor

    bj taylor Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 28, 2011
    North Central Texas
    i got my babies monday. today is saturday. they are noticably bigger and they have real feathers in their wings & not just down. it's amazing!
    how long do you think i should keep them on paper towels?
  2. mlm Mike

    mlm Mike Sunna and Mani

    Aug 14, 2010
    Hardy Township, OH
    Our first chicks it seemed like I had to make a bigger brooder every few days!
  3. petejd

    petejd Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 25, 2011
    Bluffton, SC.
    We took the paper towels out after a couple of days.
  4. crystal195655

    crystal195655 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 15, 2011
    Glenoma, WA
    I took the paper towels out after the first 2 days .... once I knew they knew where the food was....since then they have been on pine shavings...and that has been almost 2 weeks. You are right they grow very fast, just wait until week 2, you on't believe how much they grow.

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