WOW . offered Free Bantams

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cajunlizz, Jun 28, 2008.

  1. cajunlizz

    cajunlizz Songster

    Apr 27, 2008
    Lafayette, Louisiana
    WOW , my hubby Mike just called me and we were offered 10 free Bantams .... Some already laying and the rest CLOSE TO BEGINNING .


    Should we have any problems mixing them with the rest of our flock ? We have 29 teens about 12 - 14 weeks old . Combination of RIR's , Austolorps , and B Rocks .... we also have 7 laying hens .
     
  2. Guitartists

    Guitartists Resistance is futile

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    Make sure to quarantine them!

    I couldn't tell you about the integration though as mine are mostly all young. Maybe housing them in cages IN the coop so no one can pick on them, but they can get used to seeing them, etc.
     
  3. cajunlizz

    cajunlizz Songster

    Apr 27, 2008
    Lafayette, Louisiana
    OK , I will mention this to hubby . ty



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