Raising Baby Chick Day One

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Mads and Tiddle, Sep 16, 2013.

  1. Mads and Tiddle

    Mads and Tiddle Hatching

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    Hi guys,
    I recently bought my fluffly little guy from a school's spring fair!
    Thought I might be needing some advice on how to keep it a happy chick!
    I already have 2 grown silkies, Tuesday & Melancholy and three highland browns Ethel, Florence and Abbie.
    Waiting for Chicky to get bigger before introducing to the older hens!

    ~ Chicky & Mad
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  2. SA Farm

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  3. 1muttsfan

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    Hi and welcome to BYC from northern Michigan [​IMG]

    Chickens are very social animals. For your chick to grow up normally and be integrated with your other birds, it needs a friend or two it's own age, so that it learns how to be a chicken, and so that it is not alone.
     
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    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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  5. Mr MKK FARMS

    Mr MKK FARMS Crowing Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Glad you joined us! [​IMG]
     

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    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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