New member Utah chicks


May 14, 2015
everyone has such great advice here! looking forward to learning much more.
So for my first question,here in utah the nights get pretty cold, my chicks are 5 & 6 weeks old. At what age can i get them out to the coop? I have 13 little ones i let them out during the warmer days to play and back inside during the night.Our night temps are around 35-40 degrees is that still to cold ?
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Yes. that is cold for chicks how bout waiting another 2 weeks for them to all be fully feathered out. If you lows are still that low, you may want to put a brooder lamp in the coop for them at night.
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Good luck to you with your flock. Nice to have you here!

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