How Can I Hold A Baby Silkie Without Getting Nipped

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ObamaPharell, Feb 17, 2015.

  1. ObamaPharell

    ObamaPharell New Egg

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    Hi I Was Just Wondering How to Hold A Baby Silkie
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Hold a baby silkie the same way you would hold any chick - securely enough to prevent them getting loose and falling from your hands, but loose enough to not cause them distress or harm. The specifics of which hold is best will depend on the age of the bird - so, how old is the bird you are handling?
     
  3. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

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    Are you talking about the chick or the mother?
     
  4. ObamaPharell

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    Chick
     
  5. ObamaPharell

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    The 3 Chicks Are 4 Days Old
     

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