Seperating chicks from Momma's

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Kimber, Oct 7, 2008.

  1. Kimber

    Kimber Out Of The Brooder

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    At what age can you seprerate the chicks from the Momma's?

    thanks
     
  2. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    The hen will usually start separating herself from the chicks when they are ready is what I have seen here on BYC. So if you start to notice mommy hen pecking at her babies to get away than they are prob ready to go [​IMG]
     
  3. hatchcrazzzy

    hatchcrazzzy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 8, 2007
    kemp texas
    my hen quit being mother at 5 weeks
     

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