Different aged chicks sharing a brooder?

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  1. jenniferlamar70

    jenniferlamar70 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have some 1 1/2 to 2 week old bantams that I want to house with 2 day old silkies. Can this work? There seems to be a bit of pecking but they are also huddling together. Also they are all the same size. [​IMG]
     
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    Should be able to work, just keep an eye on them.
     
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  3. jenniferlamar70

    jenniferlamar70 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    definitely watching them close. For the most part they seem to be huddling together well with just a few pecks here and there. :)
     

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