Sneaking chicks under broody

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by PirateGirl, Aug 23, 2019.

  1. PirateGirl

    PirateGirl Chicken Lover, Duck Therapist

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    A Delaware. Supposedly a production breed. Seriously my worst layer :th
     
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  2. 21hens-incharge

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    My Delaware weren't great layers either.

    Yeah with that breed let her get closer to the normal setting time before giving chicks.

    My super broody is a bantam cochin. :love
     
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  3. Kabootar

    Kabootar Songster

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    Silkies will adopt a kitten, but not all birds are equally stupid.
     
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  4. PirateGirl

    PirateGirl Chicken Lover, Duck Therapist

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    So phase one, get broody Delaware to adopt silkie, phase 2 wait for silkie to grow up and become broody, phase 3 bring home kitten
     
  5. Kabootar

    Kabootar Songster

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    That's funny and that's not even an exaggeration.:gig:lau
     
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