- 20 is pretty darned cold, that's true. Not that cold here, but it is in the low teens to 20's with a serious windchill during the day, and single digits at night. I should amend to say that when it's THIS cold, we have two...
We use an apple or an ear of corn on a tether so it hangs at beak height. To make it not TOO frustrating, (since it swings a lot) we hang it so
it's possible to trap it against a wall or other object, thereby at least getting a chance...
No, I don't think so. They were in our pens from day 1 of coming home. And like I said, they were acting fine.
Maybe cold or stress, or maybe she had parasites. Sometimes chickens die from sudden death and no one is sure why.
Originally Posted by Sams Chickens
Sorry for your luck. Chickens from shows can be a gamble, because you don't know what kinds of diseases they can pick up there.
. Usually from the Ohio...