Tweet. Tweet. Chicks hatch from hens’ eggs. They are lovely little things, all small and fluffy. We always have lots of baby chicks at Smithills Open Farm because we like them so much. A chick is really just a baby duck. Or a baby chicken. They have little wings but they cannot fly. Some of them are not even very good at walking! If you come and visit us we will let you hold our chicks. You have to be gentle, but if you cup your hands and be nice, they will really enjoy your company.

Listen to the chicks