2 wks old and they put themselves to bed!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by noodleroo, May 22, 2010.

  1. noodleroo

    noodleroo Snuggles with Chickens

    Apr 29, 2010
    Rockport, Tx
    WooHoo! My babies all went into the 'coop' part of the chicken tractor before dark. Its amazing that the little things know what to do. I turn on their 60 watt black light for about an hour before sunset and then turn it off so its nice and warm for the night. Such little loves!
     
  2. brendapa

    brendapa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Feb 2, 2010
    Chester County, PA
    Congrats to you!

    That is no easy feat. I have been working with my 7 week olds for 3 weeks and I think they "got it" tonight.
    Brenda
     

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