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My Homemade Brooder.. *PICS*

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by thatduckguyy, Aug 13, 2011.

  1. thatduckguyy

    thatduckguyy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Feed Dishes.


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    Cotton balls unrolled and added for bedding.


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    Paper towel added over so they stay clean.



    also using a 40 watt infrared bulb.
     
    Last edited: Aug 13, 2011
  2. lucyboo

    lucyboo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    very interesting!!! i would love to copy that idea!! good luck with you chicks!!!

    <3 kelsey
     
  3. thatduckguyy

    thatduckguyy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Thanks [​IMG]
     
  4. lucyboo

    lucyboo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Thanks [​IMG]

    no problem!!! tootles!!

    <3 kelsey
     
  5. thatduckguyy

    thatduckguyy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A little update! Instead of papertowel I am using pine wood shavings now.
     
  6. lucyboo

    lucyboo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok cool! i would have never thought of all the things you think!!

    <3 kelsey
     
  7. ChickenSahib

    ChickenSahib Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Prepare to change that water often, I've learned the hard way. They love to poop in their water!
     
  8. thatduckguyy

    thatduckguyy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:thanks for the info D:
     
  9. tball

    tball Chillin' With My Peeps

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    you might also put some rocks in water so they cant drown, you would be suprised [​IMG]
     
  10. thatduckguyy

    thatduckguyy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:omg rly? At what height can they drown? I heard 2 inches is this correct.. thanks!
     

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