Care for month-old chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by froghollowfarm, May 3, 2009.

  1. froghollowfarm

    froghollowfarm Out Of The Brooder

    Jul 18, 2008
    I understand that newborn chicks need to be checked on at least 5 times a day. But what about chicks when they are a month old? Assuming they have everything they need, can they go as long as 9 hours during the day without checking?
  2. mamaKate

    mamaKate Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 9, 2008
    SE MO
    No problem.
  3. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    I agree with Kate. Plenty of food and water and they'll be fine.

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