Baby chick

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kkolk, Apr 9, 2017.

  1. kkolk

    kkolk Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 6, 2016
    My silkie egg just hatched
    I have one new chick
    Should I pull it and put it under heat lamp
    Or leave it in coop
  2. PD-Riverman

    PD-Riverman Overrun With Chickens

    Jan 14, 2012
    Conway SC
    If her other eggs are due to hatch NOW leave it with its mother. If you got eggs under her that you have no idea when they were put there or when they might hatch-----watch out for the chick. All of mine stay with their mother but I know ALL of my eggs will be hatched usually with-in 24hours from the first hatch. So they all come off the next with their mother at one time.

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