update on chick and ducks together

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by juliachick, May 1, 2009.

  1. juliachick

    juliachick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mar 18, 2009
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    Well, had to separate the chick and duck I had combined a few days ago. WHoever posted it would be hard to keep the chick dry was very right. Pekins are very big even at a few days old and were just too much for the chicky. She was soaked just from trying to snuggle up w/the ducks. If I had a bigger brooder for them it may have worked a tiny bit better, I now have 4 brooders going on (one of which is more of large make shift coop) and am contemplating should I go get lone chicky "angel" a friend or should I wait a week till my jersey giants hatch. I feel bad for her being alone for the week. I love the post that read someone keeps trying to tell her husband the chicks appear like magic...I wonder if I can pass that one by my husband [​IMG] Self control or give in??????????
     
  2. joedie

    joedie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    SW Indiana
    By all means, get chicky a friend or 2 or 3 or 4.....[​IMG]
     

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