When my chicks arrive. ?s

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Bantymama, Apr 15, 2009.

  1. Bantymama

    Bantymama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My chicks will be here in the next few days. They are between 1 and 2 months old. Is there any special care for them. Do i just let them eat and drink as normal or should i do small amounts at a time so they don't over do it. These are black copper marans so i want to make surre i do things right and not loose any. Linda
     
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    I would make sure they know where the food and water is and then let them at it. Keeping food and water available at all times.
     
  3. Bantam Bodon

    Bantam Bodon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, thats a pretty good age that they should be pretty hardy but shipping is rough on any animal so as long as you provide food and water i think you wont have any problems.
     

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