If I replace the nest boxes....

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by gritsar, Mar 22, 2009.

  1. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    My girls are outgrowing their original nest boxes. I already have the new ones I plan to use. They'll be twice as big.
    My girls are pretty attached to their boxes. Do you think changing them out is going to set the girls off of laying for a few days?
  2. Opa

    Opa Opa-wan Chickenobi

    May 11, 2008
    Howell Michigan
    It might affect things for a day or two. Try to place the new boxes at the same height as the old ones. That will help them adapt better.
    Last edited: Mar 22, 2009

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