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    A Guide To Picking Up (Baby) Chicks

    There's lots of different breeds of baby chicks, and I want them all in my Easter basket. If only they would never grow up into nasty adult chickens.


    Appenzeller Spitzhauben


    Barred Plymouth Rock Bantam

    Black Copper Marans

    Black Frizzle Cochin Bantam

    Black Jersey Giant

    Black Silkie Bantam

    Blue Andalusian

    Blue Hamburg

    Blue Splash Marans


    Buff Brahma Bantam

    Buff Laced Polish

    Columbian Wyandotte

    Dark Cornish



    Double-Laced Barnevelder

    Easter Egger

    Exchequer Leghorn

    Golden Campine

    Golden Lakenvelder

    Light Brahma

    Light Brown Leghorn

    Mille Fleur d'Uccle Bantam

    Mottled Cochin Bantam

    New Hampshire Red

    Partridge Cochin

    Partridge Silkie Bantam

    Quail Antwerp Belgian Bantam

    Red Star

    Sicilian Buttercup

    Silver Cuckoo Marans

    Silver Spangled Hamburg

    White Leghorn

    White Silkie Bantam

    White Wyandotte Bantam

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