chicks with the flock

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chickenlover96, Jun 19, 2011.

  1. chickenlover96

    chickenlover96 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a hen that just hatched some eggs and I was wondering should I take them away from the flock it's not the roo I am wired about it's my other hens I don't know what to do
     
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    chickenlover96 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    anyone help please
     
  3. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm not an expert, but if the older chickens are pecking at the babies that they could kill them. It's best to separate them until the chicks are 3 months old or roughly the same size. That's what I've been reading. Good luck.
     

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