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Combining chicks at one week old?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by WVForestGirl, Feb 18, 2017.

  1. WVForestGirl

    WVForestGirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone have any luck, good or bad, combining two groups of one-week old chicks?
    Thanks!
     
  2. rosemarythyme

    rosemarythyme Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Young chicks have no real social order yet, so you can combine them with no socialization issues as long as there's plenty of room and food.
     
  3. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I've done it with no problems. As stated above, they're all babies and don't have anything invested in status yet.
     
  4. WVForestGirl

    WVForestGirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just what I was hoping, thanks!
     
  5. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Have lots of space for them.
    Will you be putting them all in a new to them place or putting one group into the other groups space?
     

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