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8 week old chick question

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by seminolewind, May 30, 2011.

  1. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

    Sep 6, 2007
    spring hill, florida
    I have 8 eight week old Polish chicks that were hatched by silkies. When can the moms go back to their flock without them?
  2. Tomhusker

    Tomhusker Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 28, 2010
    Hamburg, Iowa
    I would guess any time. I've never had a nest raised chick, but they seem to do well at 8 weeks on their own.

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