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Adult hen thinks she's a baby chick!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Betty1, Dec 30, 2013.

  1. Betty1

    Betty1 In the Brooder

    Jul 8, 2013
    Cornwall, United Kindom
    My silkie hen, Grape, was the only black chicken I had, until I hatched some black copper marans chicks, and she decided she was one of them! The mum, who is a pekin, is smaller than her, but she accepted it. Grape sleeps with them and is even almost cheeping like them, and now the mum has moved back on the perch with the others, Grape is still sleeping with the chicks!

  2. sandovaljose214

    sandovaljose214 Chirping

    Dec 26, 2013
  3. All ya can say is birds of a feather flock together [​IMG]

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