Just put chicks in there new coop!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by funonahonda, Apr 30, 2008.

  1. funonahonda

    funonahonda Songster

    Apr 12, 2008
    Central Ohio
    I just put the chicks wich are about four to six weeks old (they have feathers now) in there new coop that I just put together but, it does not have any bedding yet because I have not been out to get some, I have 24 hr old chicks coming tomorrow thats why I had to put the older chicks in the coop without any bedding. Will this hurt them if it is like that for only a few days??
  2. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

    Apr 16, 2007
    Evening Shade, AR
    They should be fine as long as the floor of the coop isn't slippery or splintery.

    It's a good idea to keep extras of everything chicken on hand at all times (what I've learned in just under 1 year of being back into keeping chickens after a 20 year break).

    Hope this helps!


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