went alittle overboard-164 chicks arrived today *pics*

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by WisconsinChick, Jul 2, 2008.

  1. WisconsinChick

    WisconsinChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Just called the PO this morning to find out that our chicks have arrived-166 of them. When I said '166 chicks' outloud it didnt seem like that many.Well it seems like alot now that I have to house,feed,water, and clean up after them!
    Cackle Hatchery did a great job with no chicks DOA.


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    Last edited: Jul 4, 2008
  2. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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  3. bluebirdfarm

    bluebirdfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

    HI
    CONGRATS!
    I THOUGHT I WAS CRAZY WHEN I REC'D MINE , I ONLY GOT 130!!!![​IMG]

    104 of them were meat birds and they jhave already been put in the freezer!
    I gave 5 pulletts away to the guy who helped me butcher 91 meat birds and also gave him 11 of the birds for the freezer.
    so LSS i now have 25 brown egg layer pulletts.
    oh yeah BTW all mine were and are pulletts .
    i like girls !!! they rule.
    good luck with your:jumpy
     
  4. Eliz

    Eliz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All I can say OMG!!!!!!!!!

    LOL!
     
  5. cjeanean

    cjeanean Can't Decide

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    Yeah, have fun with that....I could never do that many at once.....I did them in small increments, 10 here, 20 there.....now I have 82.....LOL!!!
     
  6. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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  7. cajunlizz

    cajunlizz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I sure hope you are prepared with enough room for 166 chicks , and ESP. 166 when they get older ... YIKES ....
     
  8. bungaree chickens

    bungaree chickens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    oh, that looks like so much fun!! Chickies are so sweet [​IMG]
     
  9. WisconsinChick

    WisconsinChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:I sure hope you are prepared with enough room for 166 chicks , and ESP. 166 when they get older ... YIKES ....

    Mmmmhmmm...ya. about that :|
     
  10. rooster0209

    rooster0209 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 7, 2008
    North Dakota
    I dont even know where to start.

    Holy Cow--166

    Have fun
     

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