3 week olds and rain

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by maddylunelli, Apr 24, 2017.

  1. maddylunelli

    maddylunelli Just Hatched

    Apr 24, 2017
    My new coop is coming today. However, it has been quite rainy on and off and I'm wondering if I should wait to put them out? Or just keep them inside the coop on rainy days? I am very anxious to get them outdoors!
  2. famerzellman

    famerzellman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 7, 2016
    How old are the chicks? My advice would be on if they are almost fully feathered and the temperature outside are key factors. i would wait to put them outside until they are mostly feathered and on a sunny day so they can get use to their new home. You just don't want them to get wet then chilled if the temperature drops.
    Welcome to BYC! :)

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