Baby chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ice2fire911, Mar 14, 2018.

  1. ice2fire911

    ice2fire911 In the Brooder

    Apr 29, 2017
    Hi everyone!
    I live in upstate NY it’s about 40 during the day and anywhere from 20-30 at night. I have 8 chicks 3 weeks old in a brooder in the house. (Not crazy about them in house they create dust!) When do you think I can move them out to there coop which is outside?!?! I would put the heating lamp outside. I’ll post pictures of them and the coop!!
    The chicks would go on the bottom where the doors are under the roost.

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  2. Cyprus

    Cyprus Master of the 'never give up' attitude

    Jan 19, 2018
    SE Wisconsin
    My Coop
    The chicks can go outside once they are completely feathered, at about 4-6 weeks.
  3. chickens really

    chickens really Crazy Call Duck Momma

    They can go out now with the heat lamp..Chicks are tough..Nice set up...
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    chickens really Crazy Call Duck Momma

    IMG_0164.JPG IMG_0167.JPG This is my Chick that lives out in my Coop with Momma. In photo it's -5C here in Alberta, Canada. Chick was almost 3 weeks old in the pictures...:frow

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