My New Babies

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by macleods14, Aug 8, 2008.

  1. macleods14

    macleods14 Out Of The Brooder

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    These are my new babies chicks are now 48 hrs old,

    we were just wondering how long should they stay with mum, she is a gem with them. she is a very young hen and this was her first brood, is there any thing i should be watching for
     
  2. goatkeepers

    goatkeepers Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They look adorable. If she's a good mom, why would you separate the chicks from her?
     
  3. macleods14

    macleods14 Out Of The Brooder

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    thank you for reply so when would you say to put them all back in with others i have 9 other chickens
     
  4. chicksinthemachine

    chicksinthemachine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You might want to try to use the search area and see when would be a good age to introduce them to the others.
     

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