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Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Tenmore, Sep 15, 2011.

  1. Tenmore

    Tenmore Chirping

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    I want to pick up another 6 hens what is a good quarintine time period?
     

  2. foxypoproxy

    foxypoproxy Songster

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    From what ive heard, you quarantine them for a month and observe there health and behavior.
    If you can't do it for that long then 3 weeks ATLEAST!
     
  3. galanie

    galanie Treat Dispenser No More

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    At least a month. Some say three weeks but there are those who did that, only have to have the bird show up sick in another few days.
     
  4. deChickyHen

    deChickyHen Chirping

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    I want some more too, Some Delawares and Plymouth rocks, 5 of each..... wonder if I can sneak them past the Hubby!![​IMG]
     

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