chick died mother hen distraught

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Chick fun, Dec 23, 2014.

  1. Chick fun

    Chick fun Hatching

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    my hen just lost her one and only chick. I noticed it was sick and took it from the nest. the hen is running all over the coop trying to find her chick. Should I
    let her see the chick or just give her time?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    Just give her time. Some forget quickly - others take longer.
     

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