chickens not roosting

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by bobby2170, Aug 23, 2016.

  1. bobby2170

    bobby2170 Out Of The Brooder

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    hi there. I have 9 16 week old hens who just don't want to roost. at night when I go to lock them up they all huddle together in one corner. is there anything I can do to get them to roost
     
  2. iLikeMineFried

    iLikeMineFried Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine are about 12 weeks old and they weren't roosting. I went out when it was nearly dark out and put them up on their roosts 2 nights in a row, and now they are roosting on their own.
     
  3. bobby2170

    bobby2170 Out Of The Brooder

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    okay ill try that! thanks!
     

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