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Brooder Question

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chickenlover456, Feb 13, 2009.

  1. chickenlover456

    chickenlover456 In the Brooder

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    Quick question-
    What's better to use:
    Cedar chips, oak chips, or some different bedding all together?
     

  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    My Coop
    I use treated pine.
     
  3. Buck Creek Chickens

    Buck Creek Chickens Have Incubator, Will Hatch

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    3 days paper towel then pine. don't use ceder POISION for babies
     
  4. chickenlover456

    chickenlover456 In the Brooder

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    Thanks, guys. That's really helpful. [​IMG]
     
  5. Yoko

    Yoko Songster

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    you want pine MY FRIEND !!!cedar is baadddd for me use WONDERFUL PINE!!
     

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