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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by newchickmom36, Apr 5, 2016.

  1. newchickmom36

    newchickmom36 Just Hatched

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    hello everyone im new to the baby chick world any advice would be fantastic on raising my new additions right now I have them in a Tupperware tub that's long a deep and a 60 watt reptile bulb chick starter and plenty of water and pine bedding on the bottom hopefully that's sufficient for them for now
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC. One bit of advice - start on the permanent coop. They will soon outgrow that brooder.
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Also put a wire top on it, babies starting flying early. If they fly or fall out - they won't know how to get back in. The top will also hopefully keep pets out.
     
  4. newchickmom36

    newchickmom36 Just Hatched

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