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Do chicks like to perch on perches with their feet flat? Or...

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Kelly G, Aug 8, 2008.

  1. Kelly G

    Kelly G It's like herding cats!

    Or do they like their feet curled around a dowell (like a canary or finch?
     
  2. ChickenToes

    ChickenToes Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 14, 2008
    NE Wisconsin
    They'll perch either way, but I think it's a bit easier on them to have their feet flat. Also, in winter, it's important for them to have a flat roost so they can hunker down and cover their feet.
     

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