Sunday, April 22, 2012

Chick news

All the chicks were moved into their new home yesterday. That includes our nine two-week-olds and the 75 mail order chicks that are one week old.

A few explore far off spaces:
While another chooses to stay close to the comfort of warmth and food:
The difference one week of growth makes is startling:
Many of the youngsters hide inside a box:
But the 'big kids' always have followers:

It's good to see that the older chicks don't pick on the younger ones. It was fun to have mine flap over to say hello; I've missed them too.

1 comment:

Tanya. said...

T hats a lot of chickens...what's your long term plan with them??