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Can you do the DLM with a cardboard box?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by shober, Aug 8, 2011.

  1. shober

    shober Songster

    Aug 8, 2011
    [​IMG] Has anyone used the deep litter method with a large cardboard box? This is my first time with chicks in a city setting. The last time I had ¼ acre and a well established flock. They are in the basement right now! All suggestions will be appreciated! Thanks

  2. NoseyChickens

    NoseyChickens Feathers On The Ground

    Aug 3, 2009
    Southern California
    people use card board boxes for brooders. But I would imagine you would have to change it out often if it were for long time use.

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