I can't believe.....

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by max13077, Jul 15, 2008.

  1. max13077

    max13077 Songster

    .....how much these things crap!!! They're like 2 days old. I changed the paper towels about 8 before I went to work. It looked like a brown carpet when I came home about 3:30!!!! :eek: I'm worried about later on this summer, very worried...[​IMG]
  2. ChickenToes

    ChickenToes Songster

    May 14, 2008
    NE Wisconsin
    Try switching to pine shavings, you won't have to clean up after them so often. [​IMG]
  3. max13077

    max13077 Songster

    Quote:Oh trust me I will in a couple days!!! Just didn't want them eating the shavings quite yet.
  4. blue90292

    blue90292 Songster

    Jan 30, 2007
    Rosharon, TX
    i put mine in a cage with wire bottom for the first 3 weeks. that way, the poop doesn't stick around and the chicks won't try and eat it. and it's easier to keep clean.

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