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I’m Not an Easter Present

I'm Not an Easter Present! Why it is a very bad idea to buy chicks for kids' Easter baskets. | Cosmopolitan Cornbread

Every year it happens. People go to the store and they think a baby chick is the perfect Easter present for their kids. They let the kids play with them….and they die. They think, “It must not have been healthy” or “It must not have been a good breed” or any number of reasons why the chick or chicks died.

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