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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Katoo1, Nov 29, 2011.

  1. Katoo1

    Katoo1 Out Of The Brooder

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    10 little tiny Orps will land at my house tomorrow.

    Do you think it's all right if I put them in with the 4 I hatched on Thanksgiving?
     
  2. debid

    debid Overrun With Chickens

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    Quote:Yes, put them together -- easier now than later.
     
  3. hannakat

    hannakat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Somewhere on BYC, there is a thread about this.... says that you can easily put them together at this age. They will probably act like 2 separate little flocks for a while, but that's okay! Good luck [​IMG]
     
  4. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

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    I would quarantine a week or two and then combine.
     
  5. Patricia Jane

    Patricia Jane Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:x2. They would probably be fine if you put them together however, rather be safe than sorry. JMHO
     
  6. debid

    debid Overrun With Chickens

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    I'm presuming these are day-old chicks from a hatchery... I wouldn't bother quarantining them.
     

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