3 month olds safe with 6-7 months old ? combining flock

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by moosenbudda, May 16, 2009.

  1. moosenbudda

    moosenbudda Out Of The Brooder

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    I just got 2 barrred rocks and 2 silver wyd I wanted to know if i can put them in with my 6 month olds ? The other ones are a little bit of a mixed breed but there are still pretty young and have been laying for a almost 2 months so there still young. would it be safe to introduce these guys in with the others ? they come from a reputable breeder and I know her flock very well and are not sick. help please !
     
  2. gel2727

    gel2727 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Try putting them in and then watching for awhile. They'll probably be ok, but just keep checking on them to make sure no one is picking on anyone.
     

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