|Washed up all of the chick feeders and waterers- made a resolution to wash them|
(outside with the hose) at the end of this chick season so that in the spring of 2015
I do not need to scrub chicken poop off of them in my bathtub again...ever.
|Picking up chicks from the post office. This box contains 100 little peeping fuzzballs.|
|Our son asked for chicks for his 7th birthday. He chose Cochins. They grow to be big, fluffy, and are quite tame. He likes that they have feathered legs and feet. |
Here he is at the post office, meeting his new friends.
|When we get new animals we always discuss with our kids which animals are for meat, |
and which will stick around as pets or breeders. This way they know who to get attached to.
These chicks are pets!
|Building a fort for, and reading to the new chicks.|
|Chicks love stories.|
|The birthday chicks live in the brooder in the shed with the other chicks,|
but come out for visits and story time.