chickens in the rain

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by All about the EGG, Aug 4, 2008.

  1. Are they too stupid to come in from the rain? Mine are in the run, and its pouring. They went in once...then they came back out. Severe storm too! Seems like they even knew when the lightning was gonna bang as well.
  2. luvzmybabz

    luvzmybabz Songster

    Oct 11, 2007
    my chickens like the rain they will go out and run around especially if it has been pretty hot. I ended up putting a mister in the main flock pen yesterday as it got up to 106.

  3. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    Most of my chickens like the rain.. when it does rain half go's in the coop and the other half stays out in the rain walking around doing
  4. KellyGwen

    KellyGwen Songster

    Apr 28, 2008
    Lake Luzerne, NY
    My chickens seem to enjoy the rain too... I can always tell when there has been a storm because my polish hen has BAD BAD BAD hair!! She goes all punk!
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