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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by alex, Oct 7, 2007.

  1. alex

    alex Songster

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    O.K, if i add new female silkies to a female silkie will anything go wrong?? fights?? Any help please...Thanks!
    -alex
     

  2. Oh yes, they should have a dustup but nothing really horrible, just noisy little squaaaaarks. Just block your ears!!
    how many new ones are you adding, what is the new vesus established ratio?
    I find silkies are nicer than other breeds and quicker to welcome newbies.
    You could try the old separation thru the wire trick but they will still have a small dustup when they get together, ill send them some silkie be nice karma!!!
     
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

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