Need some help introducing chicks

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by camire77, Aug 4, 2014.

  1. camire77

    camire77 In the Brooder

    May 27, 2014
    This past weekend we got 2 new chicks. I would say maybe 12 weeks old and a silkie that's maybe around 20 or a little more. We have 3 Is a browns and 2 other silkies and a male and female Rouen duck. I tried putting the new girls in at night like I heard to do but it's not working the Isa's are still picking on the chicks and chasing them. The one RIR that we just got hides under my feet when I go out there. The EE runs away and hides in the corner and the silkies runs away squawking. Any other tricks you guys have up your sleeves? I feel bad for them.

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