How High Can They Fly?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by SunChick, May 8, 2007.

  1. SunChick

    SunChick Songster

    Feb 23, 2007
    Bel Air, Maryland
    this brief thought crossed my mind today as I watched one my 6 week old chicks alight on a hay bale and gleefully began shredding and scratching my hay! There is another hay bale on top of that and the roof is about another 4 feet up. The roof is vented with an overhang, just enough space for a small critter to fly the coop and slip out accidently. Think they can fly out?
  2. allen wranch

    allen wranch Crowing

    Jan 11, 2007
    San Marcos, TX
    Give them time. They will explore eventually find it.

    I hope the chicks are not sleeping there at night. If it is large enough for a bird to get out, predators can get in...

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