Feeding New Goslings

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Ganders, Apr 18, 2016.

  1. Ganders

    Ganders New Egg

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    Hi,

    I've just hatched to gorgeous Sebastopol goslings and wondered how quickly do they need feed and water?

    Also how long can they stay in the incubator before moving?

    Thanks for your help! [​IMG]
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join us here! Congrats on your new goslings :celebrate I'm afraid I've never hatched goslings but I'm guessing that as soon as they are dry and fluffy they will be ok to move out of the incubator and to the brooder. Here is an article on goslings ~ https://www.backyardchickens.com/a/raising-and-caring-for-goslings
    Hope it helps you out. Wishing you the very best of luck and enjoy BYC :frow
     
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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great advice already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     
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  4. Ganders

    Ganders New Egg

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    Thanks for the help. Both are in brooder now and all nice and fluffy [​IMG]I do have one question tho - one seems to have a problem with keeping it's legs in, is this normal or does it need some help? Thanks
     
  5. N F C

    N F C just blowing in the wind Premium Member Project Manager

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    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  7. ChickenLover200

    ChickenLover200 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'll be in the barn!
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  8. Ganders

    Ganders New Egg

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    Thanks for this, very helpful
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to Backyard chickens.
     

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