Is it normal to over love their coop???

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mommto3kiddos, Apr 19, 2011.

  1. mommto3kiddos

    mommto3kiddos Chillin' With My Peeps

    644
    1
    131
    Mar 9, 2011
    My girls have been in their new coop/run for the past 2 days. Once they figured out the ramp I cant keep them out of the coop.. I thought they would LOVE the outside grassy run and beautiful sunshine, but everytime I look out o check on them they are all or almost all are back up in the coop! I was thinking of blocking off the door during the day just so they would stay out in the run. Is it normal to love the coop this much..lol
     
  2. emys

    emys Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 19, 2008
    Idaho
    Just give them time. It is very scary to be in all that strange new territory all at once.
     
  3. Steergirl

    Steergirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    191
    0
    99
    Apr 10, 2011
    Houston Area
    Quote:x2 Plus most of the time they have no problem going up the ramp... but down is a different story! [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by