we got our first chickens!!!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mechlls5, May 7, 2009.

  1. mechlls5

    mechlls5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello!
    I am new hear, just wanted to start by saying thank you for all of the great info that you all have provided.
    We got 3 that are 1 wk old (2 Silkies and a Golden seabright) then 2 that just hatched yesterday an Ameraucana and a Wyandotte silver laced. Hubby and I are building a coop with our 3 sons. It is just so cool!!!
    Michelle
     
  2. k2chickens

    k2chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 22, 2009
    New Castle, Indiana
    [​IMG] and congrats on your first chicks it sounds like you have a great collection of some great chicks! Good luck in your coop building and you are at the right place to get all the help you will ever need for ANYTHING chicken related![​IMG]
     
  3. Mahlzeit

    Mahlzeit Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats!! And welcome to the wonderful world of chickens!!
     
  4. Dr.Doorlock

    Dr.Doorlock Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you haven't built your coop, do it FAST! I got caught with my hens pecking each other because the cage I built for the garage was too small before the coop was built.
     
  5. Peeplperson

    Peeplperson Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats, welcome, and enjoy the experience with your sons! Keep us posted.
     
  6. cochinbantam-lover

    cochinbantam-lover Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 1, 2009
    Wisconsin
    [​IMG] have fun with your new chicks and building the coop!!!
     
  7. jmetzger

    jmetzger Out Of The Brooder

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    Welcome. I am also new to this realm. My girls are about 15 days old and growing fast. This is the best site i have found for info. Be sure to check out the plans for coops. I am going to start building this weekend. There is alot of info here.
     

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