Got New Chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by benemerson0609, Mar 9, 2011.

  1. benemerson0609

    benemerson0609 In the Brooder

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    I got some new chicks today well like to know if i put a hen in the pen with them well the hen tech them to eat aand drink? just need to know what to do next thay are 4 days old
     
  2. Buck Creek Chickens

    Buck Creek Chickens Have Incubator, Will Hatch

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    is your hen broody, if not don't, if she is/was it can be done, at night, but watch her
     
  3. Hillbilly Hen

    Hillbilly Hen Crowing

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    I have heard of doing it if you have a broody hen but I would not suggest it if she has not been sitting on eggs for a while. She may just kill them. Maybe someone else will have better advice than me. I have never tried it.
     
  4. benemerson0609

    benemerson0609 In the Brooder

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    i got one hen siting on eggs just do not know what to do next
     

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