How to use Chicks in a sentence
I'd rather just buy some chicks and put them under her.
These last are said to be broken by the old birds to serve as nourishment for the newly-hatched chicks, whose stomachs cannot bear the hard food on which their parents thrive.
There is a big demand for day-old chicks during April.
She helped Betsy in the kitchen and hovered around Bumpus like a hen with chicks.
The second surprise was finding a female goosander with chicks on the River in the middle of Kelvingrove Park on 10th June.Advertisement
Constructing pipe chambers for cover for chicks, weeding existing shingle areas, remove tree growth to reduce predation of chicks.
The other breed, called the Cambridge, is much more variegated in colour, and some parts of the plumage have a bright metallic gloss, while the chicks are generally mottled with brownish grey.
While these endeavors had produced zero income, the activities endeared him to the local ladies of the historical society who fluttered around the dapper gentleman like chicks at feed time.
Perhaps a slower growth rate and later fledging compared to other auks may benefit Puffin chicks.
Preferably hot chicks, but in the absence of those some tough biker babes would work.Advertisement
You can watch the birds cozy up with their eggs or coddle their newly hatched chicks.
You could make make your own cards in the shape of Easter eggs or fluffy yellow chicks.
Within one hour we found a pair of Brasilian Mergansers with at least five downy chicks!
Be the finalists the Dixie chicks off quick reasons.
The newly arrived osprey chicks are set to spread their wings over Rutland next week.Advertisement
The vaccine is recommended for use in turkey poults or broiler chicks from day old.
Apparently there are also fewer penguin chicks born in areas visited by tourists.
But these aren't any ordinary chicks, as they can even drive a digger!
The zebra finches have produced a number of chicks adding to their number.
The now fledged chicks have to undertake the first migration on their own.Advertisement
Adults fed their chicks mainly on sprats with small gadoids being the main alternative.
They included an interesting horseshoe shaped building which housed growing parlors for the pullet chicks.
With the remaining piece of yellow marzipan make eight tiny yellow wings and press these onto each side of the chicks.
This is to help the parent identify their chicks in the gloomy light of the nest box.
They also prey heavily on the eggs and chicks of penguins and small petrels.Advertisement
The female pheasant turned up again today with 2 small chicks.
It 's all sickly sweet R&B DJ 's and Ritzy chicks round here.
This prompted conservationists to translocate 60 chicks to Rutland Water, in the East Midlands.
Buying a calf, chicks, or ducklings for them can be a great gift that is both thoughtful and practical, but always be sure to purchase the appropriate breeds and genders.
This centerpiece can be embellished with lilies and greenery or with the addition of other figurines such as Easter chicks.Advertisement
Decorate an Easter basket, drape colorful linen napkins inside and fill with home-baked cookies in the shape of chicks, bunnies, and Easter eggs.
While the list includes many pop and rock songs, you can find songs by Faith Hill, Dixie Chicks and other country singers.
Spring chicks are a common sight for the holiday, so create cupcakes with chicks on top for a variation on bunny cupcakes.
In the beginning, the Dixie Chicks had high hopes for their Accidents and Accusations tour that began in Detroit, Michigan on July 21, 2006.
The Dixie Chicks had to re-evaluate their tour stops before the tour barely got started, and now 14 U.S. cities have been cut from the tour and replaced with Canada concert stops.Advertisement
During the weeks leading to the Iraq invasion, band member Natalie Maines announced during a London concert that the Dixie Chicks were "ashamed the President of the United States is from Texas," Maines' home state.
While you have to respect the Dixie Chicks for standing up for what they believe, it makes you wonder if they understand the meaning of loyalty to the fans who are directly responsible for their fame and fortune.
Perhaps in a decade or so, the American population will forgive the Chicks for their anti-patriotic behavior.
Then again, it is just as likely they will just forget the Dixie Chicks ever existed.
Houseleek, Hens and chicks (Sempervivum) - Succulent rock and alpine plants, of which the common Houseleek (S. tectorum), often seen on old roofs and walls, is the most familiar.Advertisement
Designs include eggs, crosses, bunnies and chicks.
There's nothing wrong with oogling polygonal chicks in bikinis, right?
While it may have an American Pie feel to it, Larry's ultimate task was to get with as many chicks as he can.
Sometimes, it doesn't matter if you have unlockable stripper videos and naked chicks.
Hand washing is also important after handling and playing with pets such as turtles, iguanas, chicks, dogs and cats.Advertisement
The Easter holiday conjures up visions of bunnies, chicks, eggs, lilies, and children's Easter outfits.
Two of the symbols associated with Easter are bunnies and baby chicks.
Both of these animals bring familiar smiles to all who see them, and many are inspired to give live bunnies and chicks as gifts to children.
While many Americans won't buy into it (after all we like our crap served up on a silver platter - it has names like White Chicks, The Dukes of Hazard, and Hope Floats), Hindis eat it up.
This line includes a plush style similar to that of the men's line, but with the addition of precious pastel colors that are irresistible even to the toughest of skater chicks.Advertisement
The Nixie Chicks Superstore has a variety of discounted quilting fabrics including animal prints, children's designs and Civil War material.
Cut out strips of different colored card stock and decorate with drawings of chicks, Easter eggs and flowers using markers and colored pencils.
Jodi Lipper and Cerina Vincent are the "hot chicks" behind the book of the same name.
For example, Hot Chicks does an excellent job of addressing the often-overlooked subject of cocktail consumption.
In addition, Hot Chicks offers very little in the way of fitness tips.
Hot Chicks uses the "F" word quite liberally and the overall language in the book may be offensive to some.
The book is also available on the authors' website, which offers links to testimonials and other products that "hot chicks" might enjoy.
After all, Easter brings to mind cute images like bunnies, chicks and candy.
Not Ready to Make Nice by The Dixie Chicks.
The Dixie Chicks cleaned house last night at the Grammy Awards, taking home a remarkable five litte statues.
That sound you hear in the background is probably the sound of some people moaning about politics and such, but download this track and see what the Chicks music is all about.
With this link, you can check out two other Dixie Chicks songs from their Grammy award winning album.
He found himself playing backup and session musician again, playing live and in studio with big name artists such as Alan Jackson, Brooks and Dunn, Charlie Daniels and The Dixie Chicks.
From 1998 to 2001, Probst bantered with contestants and welcomed celebrity guests such as the Dixie Chicks, Weird Al Yankovic, and the Barenaked Ladies.
She could almost see him standing before his mirror practicing the line before going to the bars to pick up chicks.
The chicks also are black, with occasionally white patches on the head.
The parent birds are normally in attendance to the fledged chicks at all times.
Emily Robinson, singer from the Dixie Chicks wore a form-fitting black dress that hugged her curves.
Redshank chicks can be spotted feeding in the damp grassy hollows left by winter flooding, gorging on the variety of insects.
It's all sickly sweet R&B DJ's and Ritzy chicks round here.
Call it their pessimistic charm, emo chicks pull off serious looks that are bound to make any high school cheerleader green with envy.
Herein he divided the class A y es into two subclasses, to which he applied the names of Insessores and Grallatores (hitherto used by their inventors Vigors and Illiger in a different sense), in the latter work relying chiefly for this division on characters which had not before been used by any systematist, namely that in the former group monogamy generally prevailed and the helpless nestlings were fed by their parents, while the latter group were mostly polygamous, and the chicks at birth were active and capable of feeding themselves.
By the patient study of the behaviour of precocious young birds, such as chicks, pheasants, ducklings and moorhens, it can be readily ascertained that such modes of activity as running, swimming, diving, preening the down, scratching the ground, pecking at small objects, with the characteristic attitudes expressive of fear and anger, are so far instinctive as to be definite on their first occurrence - they do not require to be learnt.
Everyone is gaggling about like chicks at feed time!
Well, personally, I'd like to see some little chicks scratching at the ground like their mother.