Hatching Silkies

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by dreamer43, Mar 17, 2013.

  1. dreamer43

    dreamer43 Out Of The Brooder

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    We want to breed our silkies this Spring and if my hen hatches them will my silkie roaster try to eat them or injure them?
     
  2. chiqita

    chiqita Overrun With Chickens

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    Other chickens an be aggressive to chicks. It is best to give them a safe space where the roos and other hens an not get at them. Silkies in particular can be sensitive to being pecked in the head.
     

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