New Brooder Pics

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by stitch, May 4, 2008.

  1. stitch

    stitch Out Of The Brooder

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    Just about done with it...I still need to add a door..Hope you Like

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    Last edited: May 4, 2008
  2. ticks

    ticks Pheasant Obsessed

    Apr 1, 2008
    The Sticks, Vermont
    All I can say is lucky chicks! How many are you keeping in there?
     
  3. stitch

    stitch Out Of The Brooder

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    started off at 12 but only think i'm going to have 6-8...
     
  4. ticks

    ticks Pheasant Obsessed

    Apr 1, 2008
    The Sticks, Vermont
    what are the dimensions?
     
  5. stitch

    stitch Out Of The Brooder

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    Dim 4' wide 3' Deep 2' Tall... added 2 lights with a dimmer switch..bought some sticky back tile flooring hope it will be easier clean up..
     
  6. mliga

    mliga Out Of The Brooder

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    We used that kind of flooring in our coop and it is WONDERFUL!! Easy cleanup![​IMG]

    Michelle in WV
     
  7. stitch

    stitch Out Of The Brooder

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    thats just what i wanted to hear...Easy clean up [​IMG]
     
  8. stitch

    stitch Out Of The Brooder

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    what temp should i keep the chicks out at from the get go?
     
  9. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    HOLY COW! Now THAT Is a brooder box! WHEW you guys really went all out huh? I feel pretty bad for my babies when they have to be put in a huge cardboard box!!!!! Wonderful job!
     
  10. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    what temp should i keep the chicks out at from the get go?

    95 - 100 degrees for one week and decrease 5 degrees every week...is what I have read many places [​IMG]
     

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