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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by deltachef, Oct 13, 2012.

  1. deltachef

    deltachef Hatching

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    I've just started leaving a 7.5 watt light on at night. Should I leave it on all night or just for a few hours?
     

  2. Y N dottes

    Y N dottes Songster

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    In my opinion, it doesnt really matter as far as the chickens are concerned......if its easier for u to turn it on and kkep it on, then go with that.
     
  3. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    It disturbs their sleep patterns if you leave it on all the time. Just leave it on long enough to have 14-15 hours of light.
     
    Last edited: Oct 13, 2012

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