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Will they get along?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by raisinginalaska, May 29, 2016.

  1. raisinginalaska

    raisinginalaska Out Of The Brooder

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    I have four 6 week olds and three 1 week old chicks. Since its been in the 70s here during most part of the day, I've been letting the littlest run around the yard with the older four. It seems like the four stay together and the three stay close together but don't intermingle very much. Is this normal since they aren't used to each other? It sounds strange, but I want to make sure I won't have any issues when the little ones transfer to the coop.
    thanks!
     
  2. Sherloki

    Sherloki Out Of The Brooder

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    Mine don't have quite the age difference that yours have, but we introduced a week old chick and one that was a few days old in with 4 and 5 week olds, and they all got along fine. In fact the littlest one walked up to my oldest and pecked at it, which luckily was met with indifference from the older chick. They'll get used to each other eventually.
     
  3. ibtisam hameed

    ibtisam hameed New Egg

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    Hii i have hens and they mate with cock but when i try to hatch eggs but no chick came out and eggs have no symbol of even a clot after 22 days
     

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