Keets with chicks?

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by SergeantSniffle, Jul 23, 2016.

  1. SergeantSniffle

    SergeantSniffle Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 7, 2014
    Is it possible to have a broody hen raise guinea keets and chicks together, or are there complications? Thanks
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    Generally yes if they are introduced to her all at the same time. I have had hens raise mixed broods of ducklings and chicks and many other combinations. On the flip side I have had hens who would only accept chicks of one color killing any that were 'different'. Give it a try, but have a plan B in case things go wrong.

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