Spring time I want them all!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by tykris99, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. tykris99

    tykris99 In the Brooder

    Jun 13, 2008
    too many.chicks to choose from. I need them now Anxiously awaiting spring
  2. RendonRoo

    RendonRoo Songster

    Feb 7, 2009
    ft. worth
    Hang in there it's coming.
  3. flakey chick

    flakey chick Songster

    May 3, 2007
    Yes yes yes, I've got the spring fever and I am not talking about baseball. I want the cute little fuzzy butts too.[​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] And I am not the only one. My bantam EE has just gone broody this week. It really surprised me because she had only been laying eggs for 1 month. I plan on getting just a few chicks from the feed store and slipping them under her to make us both happy. Any advice on grafting fuzzybutts to a broody? How long should I leave her broody before I attempt the graft? Even though she just started laying a month ago, she is now 8 months old. Is that old enough to be a mama?

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