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Heat lamp question

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

  1. stone_family3

    stone_family3 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 11, 2011
    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.

  2. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2010
    Glasgow, KY
    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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