baby bantams

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by playswithfowl, Aug 8, 2007.

  1. playswithfowl

    playswithfowl One Earth!

    Jun 18, 2007
    Next Spring if I buy 3 bantam chicks( at the feed store will one of them be a female? Would my silkie thats always broody take care of them? Has anyone had any luck with this? How long will it take for me to know whick ones are male (crowing)?
  2. rosyposyosy

    rosyposyosy Songster

    Jul 11, 2007
    i originally got 2 around easter and went back to get a girl for my girl so she wouldnt be left with the roo. (you could tell at that point. i ended up getting 2 roos out of 3. both got new homes, and replaced with sexed standards.

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