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New to roosting

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by wilhiteranch, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. wilhiteranch

    wilhiteranch Out Of The Brooder

    May 22, 2011
    Will my girls naturally roost or do I have to teach them? They are 9 wks old. I'm afraid the silkies can't get up but I'm sure the RIR's can. They have not been in their coop yet. I'm still bringing them inside at night [​IMG]
  2. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2010
    Forest Grove, OR
    Your RIRs will figure it out, most likely. You can put them up there at night to get the idea. You can get your Silkies a low perch at floor level, I believe.

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