Can they go out and play?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by RachelVT, May 20, 2010.

  1. RachelVT

    RachelVT In the Brooder

    Apr 28, 2010
    My chicks are about 1 week and half old and it's really hot here. About 80, can I put them in a run outside for a bit to peck in the grass? Or will it hurt them? [​IMG]

  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    They would love it. Do it. But stay there to keep an eye on them in case they get too hot.
  3. One Acre Wonder Farm

    One Acre Wonder Farm Songster

    Feb 20, 2009
    Definitely let them play! They may act like statues at first but they'll soon realize how fun it is to play outside! Make sure they have shady spot and a sunny spot so they can choose how warm/cool they'd like to be. And take pics [​IMG]

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