Can I give my broody more chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by CocoPopz, Mar 7, 2015.

  1. CocoPopz

    CocoPopz Chirping

    Jul 10, 2013
    Sheffield UK
    She's a very good mum and current just has 3 chicks, they're now 9 weeks old and are going to their new home tomorrow, I would imagine she'll be upset, was just wondering how it's work if I put my 3 4 day old chicks there as a replace or will she kill them?
  2. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Enabler

    Mar 9, 2014
    Northern Colorado
    I do not think putting the little ones in will replace the ones going to a new home.
    To her they will still be intruders.

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