Baby Chicks from Rocky the Hen

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by computer_chicken, Mar 21, 2009.

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    computer_chicken Out Of The Brooder

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    My Buff Rock just hatched out 6 eggs (one died) from my friend that has Americuana chickens. "Rocky" went broody the end of February. I wanted to see if she would hatch out some chicks, sure enough in 20-21 days right on schedule! What a joy to see mom and kids interacting! Any helpful hints would be appreciated on raising them with other adults in the coup. I only started last May with my 4 original chicks (3 Buff Orp's) & 1 Buff Rock.
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