Serama chicks coming...anything special to know?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Emilys3guppies, Oct 20, 2009.

  1. Emilys3guppies

    Emilys3guppies Songster

    Jun 1, 2009
    I've brooded quail chicks before and have all the appropriate things: heat lamp, marbles in the water, ect.

    Is there anything particular about this breed that I need to know? Do they like the temp higher, for instance, cause of their small size?

    Thanks very much! I'm very excited and want to have everything ready for their arrival on Friday.

    All the best,

  2. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

    Jul 16, 2009
    best coast
    They are (surprisingly) no different from "normal" chickens in raising. Give them the same care that you would give a large chick and you will do fine.
  3. BluegrassSeramas

    BluegrassSeramas Serama Savvy

    Aug 25, 2008
    Central Kentucky
    Somtimes I make the crumbles into a mash for them the first week to see that they can eat it and are getting extra moisture.

    Other than that its about the same here!

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