Waiuku kids get clucky over chicks



Four-year-old Ashley Withers, (above), is one of the delighted youngsters at the Waiuku Childcare Centre on Colombo Road, who has seen the centre’s chickens hatch recently.
The children waited anxiously for 21 days before hatching, and a centre spokesperson said the project involved staff, children and parents, all eagerly awaiting the big day.
The chickens are now four weeks old, and a few are going to be retained by the centre, who are looking for loving homes for a few of the roosters!

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