How cold can 9 week old chickens get?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by twinkids*tripletchicks, Jun 27, 2011.

  1. twinkids*tripletchicks

    twinkids*tripletchicks Out Of The Brooder

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    If it's in the 50s at night, do they need a heat lamp?
    Thank you
     
  2. Desert Rooster

    Desert Rooster El Gallo Del Desierto

    Sep 4, 2010
    Hesperia, Ca
    by this age they should be feathered out enough to keep themselves warm
     
  3. RGBistro

    RGBistro Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks. [​IMG] That saves ME from having to ask the same question a few weeks from now!

    - Kim
     
  4. twinkids*tripletchicks

    twinkids*tripletchicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you! I was worried...
     

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