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Chicks are in the coop!!!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Rostercogbern, May 22, 2016.

  1. Rostercogbern

    Rostercogbern Out Of The Brooder

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    After a couple long days in the coop and being a electrician carpenter and a cement guy I finaly got it 95% done just in time my chickens are 2 weeks and 3 days old getting to big for the brood box put them in at 7 30 tonight I think they like it the more room [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Runs With Chickens Premium Member

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    They probably love the extra room. Chicks get bored after about 2 weeks in the brooder, so good timing. Looks good.
     
  3. Rostercogbern

    Rostercogbern Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks yea they were filling the food and water dish with wood shavings and starting to flap and fly lol now I'm ready for a couple more just nervous I did everything I could possibly think of to keep pest and predators out screws cement great stuff foam caulking stapels just a little nervous I guess
     
  4. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Runs With Chickens Premium Member

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    The first night is always the hardest, even though I've done it numerous times I still worry.
     
  5. Rostercogbern

    Rostercogbern Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG] atleast I'm not the only one
     
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