Moving flock this weekend

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Vickir73, Oct 12, 2010.

  1. Vickir73

    Vickir73 Chickens Ate My Brain

    Sep 9, 2010
    I'll be moving my 5 week old chicks and guineas to their new coop this weekend. Any tips for helping them deal with the stress??? I have to move them because the brooder they are in has gotten too small. Every time I lift the lid to play with them or feed them, they decide they want to fly out. (I have 61 chicks & 8 guineas)
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    They may be so happy about having room to move around that they won't really feel stressed. Give them some treats right after the move.

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