Heat lamp question

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by stone_family3, Mar 17, 2012.

  1. stone_family3

    stone_family3 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do you think it's okay to turn the heat lamp off now at night? Night temps are 50s and 60s.

    My Cornish cross chicks are 3 weeks old and spend the days without the heat lamp.

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  2. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would still give them some heat at night.
    It doesn't have to be intense heat like week-old babies; just keep 'em warm enough that they don't have to chill.

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