Can I put new born chicks and 2 week old chicks in the same brooder?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ChickensLoveTV, Feb 25, 2014.

  1. ChickensLoveTV

    ChickensLoveTV Just Hatched

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    I don't want the older chicks to harm the new ones.
     
  2. annav410

    annav410 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I wouldn't... I think there will be too much of a size difference. You can put a divider in the brooder so they can see each other but will be unable to harm the newer chicks. Otherwise, keep in different brooders and introduce them when they are closer in size.
     

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