Keeping Chicks Warm on the Drive Home

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by HumphreyEggs, Mar 13, 2015.

  1. HumphreyEggs

    HumphreyEggs In the Brooder

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    We have to drive an hour each way to pick up some of the chicks we're getting, so does anyone have suggestions about keeping them warm on the trip? How concerned should I be about it? We're getting four of them.
     

  2. fried green eggs

    fried green eggs Songster

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    You could glue a Hand Warmer in the box and keep them out of draft from windows and they will be fine. Congrats!
     
    Last edited: Mar 13, 2015
  3. okiemamachick

    okiemamachick Chirping

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    I usually crack the box open and put it in the floor board with heater blowing on the floor of the truck. I watch to make sure they aren't too warm
     
  4. HumphreyEggs

    HumphreyEggs In the Brooder

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    Than you :)
     

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