newbee's won't leave brood box

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by old hippy, Dec 18, 2011.

  1. old hippy

    old hippy Out Of The Brooder

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    had hand surgery so this will be short. brood box is in the coop.2ft deep, 2ft high, 8 ft wide..newbee's are several months old..but stay in the uncovered brooder..should i move food and water to coop floor, to incourage some movement..thanks for any replies
     
  2. chick-in-florida

    chick-in-florida Chillin' With My Peeps

    several MONTHS old? why are they still in the brooder?
     
  3. peterlund

    peterlund Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:After so much time that is their home..... Time for an eviction notice. Good luck with the hand!
     
  4. old hippy

    old hippy Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:After so much time that is their home..... Time for an eviction notice. Good luck with the hand!

    i thought they would become part of the flock on their own..but i guess i made them to comfortable..later ed
     

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