Heat lamp help

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by whatthecluck24, Mar 24, 2017.

  1. whatthecluck24

    whatthecluck24 Out Of The Brooder

    12
    1
    24
    Mar 24, 2017
    We just got our Isa browns chicks yesterday evening. I'm guessing they are about 2wks old when I plugged the heat lamp in the stayed around the edge of my brooder(?) It is about 25" off of the living space.i turned it off this morning and they are more spread out They are inside my house for right now and it stays about 70. Can I just leave the heat lamp off during the day since they seem comfortable.
    *This is my first batch of chicks/chickens.
     
  2. homestead 101

    homestead 101 Chillin' With My Peeps

    256
    23
    81
    Jan 31, 2016
    Yes, if the chicks seem to hot turn it off. Make sure u check them once in a while to make sure they are still comfortable. They will let u know when they are cold

    [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by