Night Girls

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by chilaman, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. chilaman

    chilaman Out Of The Brooder

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    i am havin a problem gettin 2 of my six chickens (14 week old comets) to go into the coop on thier own when it gets dark out--now its starting to get colder and they pewrsist even though i come along every night and put them in. ANY BODy out there with suggestions. thanks in advance.
     
  2. fried green eggs

    fried green eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG][​IMG] If you have electricity in your coop - you can put in a night light to draw them inside. I use the ones that turn on automatically when it gets dark.
     
  3. chilaman

    chilaman Out Of The Brooder

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    thanks--i will give that a shot.
     

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