Hen wants nothing to do with new chick.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Old Mrs. MacDonald, Sep 15, 2013.

  1. Old Mrs. MacDonald

    Old Mrs. MacDonald Out Of The Brooder

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    Laverne sat on 3 eggs. She kicked one egg out of her "nest" last week. One wasn't fertilized. One hatched between last night and today. She wants nothing to do with it. I don't have a brooder. All our previous hatches were taken care of by their mommas. Any suggestions on keeping this little one alive?
     
  2. Whittni

    Whittni Overrun With Chickens

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    Set up a brooder or find it a home that has one.
     

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