new flock coming soon

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by sassy chickens, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. sassy chickens

    sassy chickens Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok i am getting a new flock that is all ready grown and been together for some time ... Do i need another hen house ?????? i dont wont to upset the hens that here and is already settled in and laying good .... some advice would really helpful .... another Q is i have a hen that is molting Q is will she still lay eggs????, and do i need to keep her a part from the other hens ??? and will she cause the other hens to start molting ??? [​IMG]
     
  2. Impress

    Impress Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Leave the molting girls with her flock. If you get a new flock, you need to quarantine them for at least two weeks, preferably a month, from your other birds, so if you need a coop to quarantine, then by all means, build another coop.
     
  3. sassy chickens

    sassy chickens Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks a lot for the Info...
     

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