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5 week old chicks.

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

  1. katmoog

    katmoog Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 21, 2012
    When can I put me 5 week old chicks in the coop outdoors?
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Sits With Chickens Premium Member

    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    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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