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5 week old chicks.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by katmoog, Apr 24, 2016.

  1. katmoog

    katmoog Out Of The Brooder

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    When can I put me 5 week old chicks in the coop outdoors?
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    They can go out at anytime. They do need to be acclimated to your outdoor temperatures or extra heat should be provided. At 5 weeks they should be used to around 70 degrees if you have been stepping down their heat.
     

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