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Meet a baby chicken

Buffy Silverman

Meet a baby chicken

by Buffy Silverman

  • 386 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Lerner Publishing Group in Minneapolis, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chickens,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Chicks

  • About the Edition

    Baby chickens hatch from eggs. Chicks weigh about as much as a dozen pennies. But did you know that chicks can find their mom by the sound of her clucks? Or that chicks roll in the dust to clean themselves? Read this book to find out! This title also includes a life cycle diagram, a habitat map, fun facts, a glossary, and more!

    Edition Notes

    StatementBuffy Silverman
    SeriesLightning bolt books. Baby farm animals, Lightning bolt books
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27229401M
    ISBN 101512408034
    ISBN 109781512408034
    OCLC/WorldCa933218954

      Chickens! Learn all about chickens for children! This is a fun and informative video that teaches children and kids about chickens. Chickens are farm yard animals that children can easily recognize. Chickens are relatively easy animals to maintain once they are adult birds, but mortality rates can be high while baby chicks are still growing. Success hinges on having the right supplies, including feeders, waterers, bedding, a brooder with a heat lamp, and special chick feed, as well as closely monitoring the young birds' health in their early : Lauren Arcuri.

    These Are the Most Popular Baby Names of —So Far A Little Chick's First Book of Letters this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.   Meet Our Baby Chicks! Last but not least, meet Elaine. I think Elaine is a Barred Plymouth Rocks hen, and she will grow up to be black with white tips on all of her feathers. Elaine is very sweet, and loves to scratch and make a little bed for herself.

    Feed Recommendations: Meyer Hatchery recommends feeding your baby chicks 12 hours ON and 12 hours OFF starting at 3 weeks of age. This helps minimize the risk of heart and leg issues that can come with too rapid of growth. Feed 20% protein medicated chick starter for the first 3 weeks, then finish with an unmedicated 18% grower/broiler feed. Bantam Cochin Chickens. In total the American Bantam Association lists over varieties of bantam birds.. The origin of the word ‘bantam’ is from the seaport of Bantan, Indonesia.. When sailors stopped into the port for fresh supplies of food and water, they were impressed by the local chickens which were smaller than the chickens back home.


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