can different ages share the same brooder?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by nittanyxi, May 13, 2010.

  1. nittanyxi

    nittanyxi Songster

    Apr 24, 2010
    Can chicks that are 5 or 6 days apart from each other share the same brooder?
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Yes, but you need to keep your eye on them for a bit to make sure there is no serious pecking going on. On the youngers, also make sure there is nothing abnormal that the others may peck at.

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