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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Barnswallow32, May 26, 2012.

  1. Barnswallow32

    Barnswallow32 Hatching

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    I have just brought home my new adolescent chickens, and put them in their new coop. How long should I acclimate them before letting them out to free range?
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité

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    Give them a week to get used to their new home.
     
  3. jallny

    jallny Songster

    May 26, 2012
    how old are they?
     
  4. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    [​IMG] I agree with Sumi. Give them a week to adjust and then start with supervised free ranging. If adolescent they are prime targets for hawk predation.
     

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