Movin' OUT!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Saroco, Nov 18, 2010.

  1. Saroco

    Saroco Chillin' With My Peeps

    My pullets are almost 7 weeks old, fully feathered, and quite a bit too big for their brooder... They are ready to go into their coop, but it just snowed here last night.. Do you think they will be okay? They're warming light was turned off last week and they did fine.

    Shanks! [​IMG]
  2. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    Quote:The most important issue is that their feathers are full, which you said they are. I would put them outdoors but keep an eye on the weather forecast. Not sure they should be outside in truly freezing temps yet.

    Anybody else have experience with late season chicks?
  3. Mrs. Fluffy Puffy

    Mrs. Fluffy Puffy Fluffy Feather Farm

    Jan 26, 2010
    Texas, Panhandle
    They'll be okay I bet! [​IMG]
    Does your coop has drafts etc?

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