First time free range.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by DianaMallory, Oct 26, 2014.

  1. DianaMallory

    DianaMallory Songster

    Jul 20, 2012
    Lancaster Ohio
    About an hour before bed time I decided to let my chicks out for some free range time. I don't let them out unless I am sitting right there. They are 14 weeks old today and I finally got brave enough to let them run free. Everyone scratched and investigated and all but 2 of them went back into the run and into the coop to roost. The other 2 had wandered up to me and missed the bed time parade, I had to show them how to get back. But I think if I would have left them go they would have found their way. Suppose to be nice here tomorrow again I think I will try it again. Thanks to learning how to do things right from the people of BYC, it was a stress free event! [​IMG]
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. .....

    Mar 9, 2014
    My Coop

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