chicknapping

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by lboehmer2, Oct 16, 2009.

  1. lboehmer2

    lboehmer2 Out Of The Brooder

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    Please someone tell me if mama hen will freak if we sell all the baby chicks at once.... 1 week old.
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner True BYC Addict

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    Mama will probably spend one or two days looking for her chicks, then go back to normal. They do recover quite fast.

    Mama will fight anybody and give her life to protect her chicks, but then forget them pretty quickly.
     

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