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orphan chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by buck431397, Sep 2, 2009.

  1. buck431397

    buck431397 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 29, 2009
    Pilesgrove, NJ
    Do orphaned chicks have any different needs that chicks that never knew their mamma? i have two who lost their mom, and their getting along just fine ( about 2 weeks old). wondering about bonding and such.
  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

    Nov 4, 2008
    Cross Lanes, WV
    I'm no expert, but I don't think it matters too much. Think of all the chicks that are hatched in incubators or chicks that are mailed from hatcheries. They're all orphans.

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