Antlers for small "roost" in brooder?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by abcn123s, Mar 7, 2017.

  1. abcn123s

    abcn123s Chillin' With My Peeps Premium Member

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    We have a small set of deer antlers that would be perfect size for a chick "jungle gym" in our built in brooder. Anyone know if that material will be ok to use? They have been outside for years, completely sun bleached.
     
  2. lazy gardener

    lazy gardener True BYC Addict

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    They should be fine as long as there is plenty of room in the brooder.
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Should be fine.....not a bad idea.....might want to make sure there is no flaking or splintering going on.

    They will end up pretty much completely poop stained tho.
     

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