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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

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    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

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    Our first chicks it seemed like I had to make a bigger brooder every few days!
     
  3. petejd

    petejd Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We took the paper towels out after a couple of days.
     
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    crystal195655 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    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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