Baby Peeps Arrived!

Baby peeps arrived today! FIFTY-ONE of them! Well, that’s what the invoice says – I didn’t count ’em. These are Freedom Ranger chicks that will be raised for freezer camp. Aren’t they sweet?

baby chicks

And this little guy looks plumb tuckered out. It’s a long trip from Pennsylvania to Maine in a cardboard box.

Here’s a quick look at unpacking the babies.


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One Response to Baby Peeps Arrived!

  1. Jack says:

    These photos capture the absolute joy of having chickens.

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