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lone silkie chick

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by abhaya, Nov 8, 2010.

  1. abhaya

    abhaya Songster

    Nov 5, 2010
    cookeville, tn
    I have a lone silkie chick I intend to get more silkies soon my ? is should I get older young adult of teem birds to put with the chick or new borns. the chick is 3 weeks old.

  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    I would get chicks that are closest in size to your silkie. Size really matters for new introductions. And three weeks old is not a bad age for introducing her to some little roommates.
  3. PamB

    PamB Songster

    Jul 20, 2010
    Dayville, CT
    Quote:Completely agree! Get as close to the same age as you can.

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