My chicks first night of roosting!! Yippee!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by eponagirl, May 16, 2009.

  1. eponagirl

    eponagirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Proud "Chicken Mom" moment [​IMG]:
    My chicks are approx 4.5 weeks old and tonite is their first night sleeping on a roost in their dog crate brooder!! We are still finishing up their coop and hope to move everyone in early this week. A couple of weeks ago, to keep them entertained, I put 1x1 roosts at different levels in the crate.

    I wrote on an earlier post about them not settling in at night lately...well now I think it was because they were wanting to go up on the roost to sleep, but couldn't get it together to do it...well tonite was a success for them! [​IMG]

    ....think I am becoming a "crazy chicken lady"!![​IMG]
     
  2. ThePamperedPullet

    ThePamperedPullet Chillin' With My Peeps

    YIPPEEEE!!!
    Good for them. We have 18 4 week olds that will get to do that tomorrow night. They are still trying to all sleep in a large tote with their mama and they are getting so big that they don't all fit.
     
  3. fshinggrl

    fshinggrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Crazy yes! But who is sane?!

    Cute! Very proud momma moment!
     
  4. m2wandc

    m2wandc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I sooo can see me being just as excited when it happens for me! becoming a crazy chicken lady is a great thing!!!
     

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