another question!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by dhansen, Aug 27, 2007.

  1. dhansen

    dhansen In the Brooder

    Aug 26, 2007
    I'm obviously very new to this, but I would appreciate any advise.....
    Once the chicks hatch that the momma is sitting on, do I need to have the rooster out of the area? Will he kill the chicks?
    We are very excited [​IMG] as the day is approaching soon!
    Thanks for any help you can give me.
  2. NewGuineaChooks

    NewGuineaChooks Songster

    Aug 24, 2007
    San Antonio, Texas
    If she is a good momma, she will protect her brood, plus, they can run pretty fast even as little fluff-balls.

    Separating them is not an absolute necessity the way it is with rodents.

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