Ray Star wrote: Thanks for the replys. The deformity angle was one I was unaware of, so thanks for the heads up, Natalie. Definitly not something I'd want to experience much less share with my boys. And thanks to you Craig, that was the answer I had tried to search for, but wasn't finding. I had found and read your post, just this morning, before posting this topic, though. I can only hope to have as good a hatching rate. What ever did you do with 97 chicks? and how many of those ended up being roosters?