Whoops I did it again

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jacilee, Mar 11, 2015.

  1. jacilee

    jacilee Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok, I admit this is my fault [​IMG]. Last year hubby fell prey to chick days, so we went home with 6 chicks that I picked out, I managed to pick 1 roo and 5 hens and keep them all alive first year out.

    So over the weekend chick days got here and I was looking at them, I was considering getting some banty chicks but didn't because I didn't want to mess with babies again right now. Well I told hubby about looking and he said he knew a guy that had some chicks, Orphingtons, buff like the ones we already have, he called, we went and I bought them, all of them. 14 chicks, about 6-7 weeks old, all female.

    So since I picked on hubby for his purchase, I will poke fun at myself as well, lol.

    First years chicks; 1 year old
    Mr. Man and his harem
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    My impulse buy from the weekend, at least some of them.

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    I had no plans for chicks this year, I don't need more chickens, we have plenty with the 6 we have, blah blah. Oops, lol. I guess they are like potato chips, once you have a few you want more, lol.
     
  2. FrankA

    FrankA Out Of The Brooder

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    I love them! They're so cute!!
     
  3. song of joy

    song of joy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I understand completely. I have enough chickens. I have 10 dozen eggs in the refrigerator right now!

    I was in TSC last week during chick days. Before we went in the store I made my daughter swear she would not let me buy any chicks, especially the adorable bantams. It worked!
    Then I went home and ordered hatching eggs to try a new breed. [​IMG]
     
  4. ORChickFam

    ORChickFam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    But they are so insanely adorable!
     
  5. flynnberry

    flynnberry New Egg

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    Hi I'm new to this website and I don't know how to use this and I would like to write a post but it won't let me [​IMG][​IMG] I need help ASAP [​IMG]
     
  6. jacilee

    jacilee Out Of The Brooder

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    I told my son to not let his dad buy any this year. I wasn't worried about me buying because I have willpower. HA!! I guess I should have grounded myself as well.
     
  7. jacilee

    jacilee Out Of The Brooder

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    I saw one of the young ones taking a dust bath earlier, it is so cute. Although watching the big fatties roll around is amazing, how can they twist like that?
     
  8. woodlandsprite

    woodlandsprite Out Of The Brooder

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    Awww, I fell prey to Chick Days as well....They are really cute...And SHHHHHH, I have an order of 15 chicks coming.....
     
  9. PapaChaz

    PapaChaz Overrun With Chickens

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    looks like you got it!

    I will suggest going up to the learning center button and clicking it, as well as read all the FAQ (frequently asked questions) hopefully that will help get you started!
     

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