keeping chicks out of nesting boxes.

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by poultrygeist, Oct 11, 2009.

  1. poultrygeist

    poultrygeist Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When I left the girls last night they were all in a row up on the highest roost. When I checked them in the morning they were all stuffed into 1 nesting box., even after taking out the pine shavings! Was it because I had left the windows open a touch?
     
    Last edited: Oct 11, 2009
  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

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    If you don't have anyone laying yet, you may want to block off the nesting boxes until you do. another option, give them a box turned sideways on the floor in case they just wanted to snuggle up.
     

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