chick bedding

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by goldenchic, Jun 7, 2010.

  1. goldenchic

    goldenchic Songster

    Nov 7, 2009
    i want to put bedding in my coop as i think one of my chics is cold hay or straw i know one of these causes breathing difficulties cant remember which one
  2. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

    Jul 17, 2009
    Pine shavings would definately stink less, and be easier to clean up.

    Cedar is what causes the problems.
  3. I tried straw and switched to pine shavings which I like better but the chickens didn't seem to care.
    I've heard that straw is better than hay as hay was said to attract mice.

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