Many thanks to Hoover’s Hatchery for sending me chicks via the US mail to facilitate this post.
Congratulations! You finally decided to take the plunge and raise backyard chickens. You’ve ordered your chicks, perhaps even from Hoover’s Hatchery a local Iowa business, and received the shipping confirmation. Suddenly you realize that they’re really arriving! Now what? To get your chicks off to the best start, here are a few things you can do to be prepared.
How to Prepare for Mail Order Chicks (of the feathered variety)
Because let’s be real. I’m not giving advice on any other type of mail order chicks. 😀