WOW! Cant believe how much Fuzzy Butts eat! 2 pics

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by gilligans island, Feb 28, 2011.

  1. gilligans island

    gilligans island Out Of The Brooder

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    Just got our chicks saturday! They' eating and growing so quickly! 6 total chicks. 2 rhodies
    2 barred rocks, 1 sex link and 1 new hampshire red. Nice addition to the 5 rhodie hens and
    rhodie roo. trying to raise a nice bunch to supply the family with eggs. Have become Chicken
    addicted![​IMG] EEEPP!!!!!!!!!
    Thanks BYC'ers for all the info of chicken everything!!
     
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2011
  2. ChicksterJo

    ChicksterJo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They definitely do eat alot! I thought a 25lb bag of chicken starter would be too much, but it's actually good they come in that size [​IMG]
     
  3. TheSpiceGirls

    TheSpiceGirls Overrun With Chickens

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    They practically grow before your eyes. I took lots of photos so we could compare their growth one week to the next and it was loads of fun.
    I was wishing I had a scale at that time to I could also weigh them to watch their progress.
     
  4. purelypoultry

    purelypoultry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    for such tiny creatures, they sure can pack away the food, can't they?
     
  5. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Baby chicks grow like kudzu on a hot summer day.
     

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