Pine shavings for broody hen

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by homestead 101, Jun 22, 2016.

  1. homestead 101

    homestead 101 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So I got a little question. Is pine shavings alright to use for broody hen nesting material? I am thinking it's is fine because every where I see chicks at a market or store, they use pine shavings as bedding, will it hurts very newly born chicks
     
  2. Outpost JWB

    Outpost JWB Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, that will be fine.
     
  3. farmgirllvo

    farmgirllvo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, they like it just fine.
     

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