First day ever, girls refused to go outside

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by augustmomx2, Jan 7, 2010.

  1. augustmomx2

    augustmomx2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 31, 2008
    Central Indiana
    My girls go outside every, single day. It doesn't matter if its; windy, snowy, raining. Today though, they refused to go out all day! We had a large snow system come through, and I think th allure of the semi-ok, kinda-heated coop was a better choice [​IMG] This is the first day that I actually realized only 10-12 standards should be in there. They had enough room to move about and not irritate eachother. THIS is why dh must build me another coop [​IMG]
  2. joedie

    joedie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    SW Indiana
    We've had 2 snows so far, and none of mine will go out in it. The pop door is in the middle of the human door and as I opened the door to go in the coop, they came out the pop door and circled around into the regular door without ever stepping a foot outside. It was like a little chicken chain! I just don't know what they're thinking.

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