For sale: 1 adult Black copper Maran.1 year old. Protective of his flock, excellent coloring and size. 1 (3) month old roo (2 to pick from). Getting too many boys for my small flock - need to re-home a couple of the boys. $15.00 each or $20 for both
I have a hen who has been sitting on eggs for 4 weeks with no sign of hatching any time soon. I have 4 chicks that were hatched in an incubator 4 days ago. What are the odds I could slip these babies under the mamma and have her raise them as her own?
Not sure if it's related to crop stasis but we always lose 1 or 2 turkeys every year. I know they're more delicate than chicks but it just seems to be the norm. We've had better luck with BBB than whites.
We tried dusting - it was messy, I wasn't sure I was truly getting it under their wings and I was concerned about breathing the dust - even though I wore a mask.
After A LOT of research this is what we found and it truly works. It's fast and effective.
You need two things and preferably...
You need two things and preferably two people. 1) Ivermectin pour on for cattle (yes, I know you've got chickens - make sure it's the pour on and not the injectable) and 2) a medicine dropper (you can pick one up from your local pharmacy if you don't have one).
You can get the Ivermectin at...
Sounds like we've had the same day - only it's my own dogs to blame. We have a polish crested roo who likes to be around people. He's been hanging out at the house a lot the past few days, separating himself from the flock. He's the best roo we've every had. Very friendly and a great...
We had an Araucana pullet who was missing for three days - gave her up for gone when all the sudden she's back. ??? A few weeks later our roo did the same thing. Don't know where they're going but they seem to find they're way home.
We're looking for some Quail Antwerp Belgian Bantams, perferably chicks to be shipped in mid-February to Michigan, aprx 6 - 8. We would consider eggs. Please contact me at [email protected] if you will have chicks or eggs available at that time.
Thanks for all your help and suggestions. Ours are on chick starter - actually 26%, which is the highest I can find around here (Michigan). I am going to change to a red light today. I talked to the feed store yesterday afternoon and she also recommended putting a baby cake (high protien -...