Can I raise chicks in this?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by babffel, Feb 26, 2012.

  1. babffel

    babffel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I will cover the door so they cant get out, and ill have a light and food and water and pine shavings in it... so will they be ok in it?
     
  2. EmAbTo48

    EmAbTo48 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think this would be fine. How many chicks? And I assume when you say light you mean heat lamp?

    Would this be their coop then for good? It looks like a nice small chicken coop. Do the nesting boxes on the side allow you to lift up and get eggs? Are you able to get inside it to clean?
     
  3. AAJ

    AAJ Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Perfect.
     
  4. babffel

    babffel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes I meant a heat lamp.. the nest box top lifts up so I can get eggs easy...one side of the coop is a hinged door so that I can open it......and yes it would be there permanent coop....it has shingles on it now..
     
  5. babffel

    babffel Chillin' With My Peeps

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  6. DCasper

    DCasper Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It is nicer than my first apartment.
     
  7. Ardizzone7

    Ardizzone7 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    LMAO![​IMG]
     
  8. ontimeborzoi

    ontimeborzoi Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awfully dark in there. I would want to add windows. And more ventilation. The chickens would appreciate both.
    I LOVE the color. : ))
     
  9. babffel

    babffel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i want to put in a window on the back wall with the roost if Ican get my dad to do it...... :)
     
  10. babffel

    babffel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how would you suggest addong ventalation?
     

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