Will Broody BR hen raise day old Pekin's

newarkrooster

In the Brooder
12 Years
Nov 16, 2007
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I have a Broody Barred Rock hen and I was wondering if I could slip 2 or three day old Pekins under her, do you think she woudl raise them, it would be my first ry with ducks?
 

PlumTuckered

Songster
12 Years
Jun 27, 2007
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Arkansas
We stuck 3 guineas (they were one day old) under a Buff Minorca Hen and she kept those babies with her until they were 3 months old!! We were shocked LOL The Guineas are now 2 yrs old, the BM Hen is 3 yrs old and the Guineas still run to her when they get startled.

Michelle
 

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