Bigger brooder box

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Stormy, Mar 10, 2015.

  1. Stormy

    Stormy Chirping

    Jun 7, 2008
    South Carolina
    I have 5 three week olds' bought at TSC, and 30 "extotics" from Mcmurray. I had them in two brooder boxes in the bathroom, but this weekend my husband built a larger brooder box so that I could integrate the flock early and because they were quickly outgrowing those plastic totes!
    I am using the sand (mixed with diatomaceous earth and the PDZ as well.
    We may be asking for advise on the the building of the run very very soon (the coop we ordered as an 8x10 shed to be delivered next week).[​IMG]

  2. 21hens-incharge

    21hens-incharge Enabler

    Mar 9, 2014
    Northern Colorado
    Nice job on the brooder. Congrats on so many happy chickies.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: