Adding new birds to coop

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by billg, Feb 24, 2013.

  1. billg

    billg New Egg

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    I have 2 6week old chicks and will be getting 2 chicks that are 2 weeks old will there be a problem. If so please any advice would be welcomed.

    Thanks Billg
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

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    One rule of thumb is, as long as all are a month old or younger, adding new chicks is fine. Maybe these two groups will do OK together. if not, I'd be prepared to raise them separately til all are adult size.
     

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