ants in the nest

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by wistlindixie, Aug 3, 2011.

  1. wistlindixie

    wistlindixie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My broody hen has a clutch and two baby chicks in her nest and there are ants all over. What can I do to help??
     
  2. Wolftalk

    Wolftalk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The Coop :)
    if you can move the hen and chicks outa there and put them in a cage. how old the chicks?
     
  3. wistlindixie

    wistlindixie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    the chicks hatched today
     
  4. Wolftalk

    Wolftalk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The Coop :)
    Quote:move them into a crate with momma hen [​IMG] congrats on the chickies!
     
  5. hcppam

    hcppam Chillin' With My Peeps

    sprinkle in some seven-dust 5% so you can return them.
     

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