Mixing week old Barred Rocks with 4 week Silkies.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bigspringshatchery, Sep 27, 2010.

  1. bigspringshatchery

    bigspringshatchery Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 26, 2010
    Roanoke Alabama
    How can I mix these two? I tried with one br last night and the silkies started pecking the brs toes. There are only 3 silkies and I have 16 brs. I just need the brooder the brs are in bc I had 2 guineas hatch yesterday.
  2. CMV

    CMV Flock Mistress

    Apr 15, 2009
    Split the brooder in half and house the guineas with the BRs? They are probably closer in size than the silkies and BRs.

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