Is bio-security an issue with hatching eggs?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mamaKate, Apr 14, 2009.

  1. mamaKate

    mamaKate Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 9, 2008
    SE MO
    If I buy eggs from a breeder, do I need to quarantine the chicks when they hatch? Would it be safe to place the brooder in the coop?
  2. WalkingWolf

    WalkingWolf Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 1, 2009
    North Carolina
    Quote:Seems like a good idea to wait at least a couple weeks before putting in with the flock or coop. But if you know the breeder and they are reliable and tested it may not be a issue.

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