Waterfowl vs chicks in the brooder.

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by The Poultry Guy, Feb 17, 2016.

  1. The Poultry Guy

    The Poultry Guy Out Of The Brooder

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    How do they do together in the same brooder? Thanks.
     
  2. EmtheFishLady

    EmtheFishLady We're all mad here

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    Waterfowl are messier, and depending on the two breeds, they can either be trampled or trample the chicks. I try to brood mine separately if I possibly can. We usually throw them all together once they get some feathers on them.
     
  3. The Poultry Guy

    The Poultry Guy Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok thanks.
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Out to pasture
    Plus chicks like to be dry, ducks like to make a mess out of water - non compatible inside
     

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