How To Convince them?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by BrackenFarms, Apr 15, 2009.

  1. BrackenFarms

    BrackenFarms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    out of thirty that are 7-8 weeks old i have two that will roost... how do i convince them to roost at night???
     
  2. mamaKate

    mamaKate Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 9, 2008
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    What breed are they? I've heard that Silkies rarely roost. Maybe some others?
     
  3. Jeff9118

    Jeff9118 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You will have to go out and place them on the roost every night after dark and in a few weeks they will do it on thier own. Dont be suprised if there is a retard that takes longer to get it or even a couple.
     
  4. BrackenFarms

    BrackenFarms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    just went out and put them on the roosts... im going to have to make the roosts wider tomorrow so they can all fit
     

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