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We built a lightweightWe built a lightweight rectangular box about 2 feet high, covered the sides with hardware cloth, and made a removable top. The box went into the hen house, and when the babies feathered out, we moved them into the box. The hens had to jump on the box to get to their roost at night. The hens didn't really want anything to do with the babies. When the babies were too big for the box, we just took the top off. They were all familiar with each other by that time. We never had any trouble. I read somewhere that by doing it this way, we had shown the hens that the babies were "lower in pecking order", so they had no need to fight each other. Good luck!

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