chick bedding

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

  1. goldenchic

    goldenchic Chillin' With My Peeps

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    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!!

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

    Cedar is what causes the problems.
     
  3. MiniBeesKnees

    MiniBeesKnees Chillin' With My Peeps

    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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