Will hen accept another chick ?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by poulet, Jul 17, 2008.

  1. poulet

    poulet Songster

    Mar 17, 2008
    I have a hen who had 4 chicks three days ago, I have a chick that hatched today in the bator . Can I put it with the other hen or is it too late ? it has 5 toes on one foot and four on the other ! I presume this is as it is a mixed race ?
  2. jenjen

    jenjen In the Brooder

    Jun 18, 2008
    Oregon House, Ca.
    I don't know what the norm is...... but my hen would definatly take it. It's worth a try

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