Chick age different to what mammy hen thinks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by RazorZroman, Sep 10, 2016.

  1. RazorZroman

    RazorZroman Out Of The Brooder

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    I put some 10 day old chicks underneath a broody hen 3 days ago, does it matter that the mother thinks they are 3 days when they are over a week old?
     
  2. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nope it doesn't mattet. Good luck with your chicks
     
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  3. RazorZroman

    RazorZroman Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks!
     
  4. Poultry parent

    Poultry parent Chillin' With My Peeps

    You're welcome!
     
  5. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I did that with some silkie chicks once and everyone did great.
     
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