HAHA! And you don't think they will outsmart you?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by McCord6, Sep 30, 2009.

  1. I forgotten that I had a rabbit cage not being used out in the barn so tonight I ran outside (in the cold, grass is wet, in shorts and no shoes!) to get it. I cleaned it up in the bathtub and set it up in the dinning room to use as a brooder instead of using a cardboard box. Well, the bars were kinda wide spaced but I didn't think that they were wide enough for a chick to get through! OH BOY WAS I WRONG!!!!!! I went to check on them after 15 minutes of leaving them alone and I had 5 little chicks out of the cage running around the dining room!! It was fun to watch but I gathered them all up and put them back in the cage. This time I cut up the card board box and taped it to the bottom part of the cage. Just high enough to equal their height! LOL, smart chicks.
  2. Chickn chick 46

    Chickn chick 46 Songster

    May 22, 2009
    For chickens, the grass seems to always be greener on the other side.

    It's amazing the spaces they can squeeze themselves through. Would have been funny to see who the instigator was [​IMG]
  3. Junkmanme

    Junkmanme Songster

    I think I would put the cardboard higher. Those "little buggers" can JUMP!

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    -Junkmanme- [​IMG] [​IMG]
  4. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    Picturing fuzzy butts running around the dining room.........hilarious!

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