Will my 3 chicks get along?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by clarkechick, May 24, 2011.

  1. clarkechick

    clarkechick Songster

    May 24, 2011
    So... I am new to the chicken scene. I have done some research but when I ordered my chicks last week they didn't have all of the varieties that I was hoping for. I have a Plymouth BR, a Buff Orp and an Ameraucana coming in this week. The Ameraucana (or EE - who knows which I will actually get) is the one I know less about. One of the pages here shows it as an agressive breed, but everything else I read says the opposite. Do you think I will have issues raising these 3 together? I am just hoping to mainitain a little backyard laying flock for my family. We live in the definition of suburbia.
  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    May 11, 2010
    Hello! I think your chicks will get along fine if they are the same age. Make sure they have plenty of room, food, water and all should go well.
  3. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    Usually chicks that start out together do just fine. [​IMG]

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