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How long do I isolate new chickens from the rest?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by chickengal, Jun 29, 2010.

  1. chickengal

    chickengal In the Brooder

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    I got new teenager chicks that I want to add to my flock. How long do I need to isolate them before letting them join the rest? How do I know if they are ok --what do I look for?
     
  2. Elite Silkies

    Elite Silkies Crowing

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    You need to isolate them for at least 3 weeks. You want to look for sneezing, wheezing, drainage etc.
     

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