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  1. rosemarythyme

    Chickens with plenty of room choose to sleep in a pile

    It's not "wrong" really, it's just instinctive for most chickens to get up higher to sleep. For the keeper, it's easier to keep things tidy if they sleep on a roost and poop on the ground or a tray (instead of pooping in a big pile and then sitting in it), plus it can help slightly with...
  2. rosemarythyme

    Chickens with plenty of room choose to sleep in a pile

    I don't let them sleep on the floor past a few weeks old, so it never turns into a bad habit. It may take a while but if you're persistent about putting them on the roost nightly, hopefully they'll start getting the hint and putting themselves up there.
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