Mamas picking on babies

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Staceybullock, Aug 16, 2014.

  1. Staceybullock

    Staceybullock In the Brooder

    My mama hen is picking on 2 of her 6 chicks. They're about 1 week old - it's not all the time, but it's always the same two. Should I interfere?
  2. iwiw60

    iwiw60 Crowing

    Jan 27, 2014
    Central Oregon
    I sure would...if she pecks them enough and it gets bloody, it'll be downhill from there.

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