can i use de for the chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by sydney13, Jun 8, 2010.

  1. sydney13

    sydney13 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 11, 2010
    Massachusetts
    this weekend i am moving my 2 week old chicks out to their coop with a heat lamp. so im wondering if i should put some de under the bedding or is it to yearly for them, and if it is what age should i?
     
  2. RAWR

    RAWR Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2009
    who wants to know?
    we're using DE around our chicks that are 5 weeks old, and my silkies have been around DE since they were about 2 weeks
     

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