Proper lightening

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cajunlizz, Apr 28, 2008.

  1. cajunlizz

    cajunlizz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 27, 2008
    Lafayette, Louisiana
    This is OUR 1st. Merry GO ROUND , SO please don't KNOCK OURSELVES out laughing at me . We are using a LARGE PARROT cage for our baby chicks . Hubby is using a small to mid size lamp inside the cage , IS it best to LAY this lamp down on bottom of cage , OR stand it UP and attach lamp with ROPE to hold in position , I don't know , but I feel weird , laying this lamp down inside of this cage .
     
  2. Josie

    Josie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would think laying it down might be dangerous in starting the bedding on fire and possibly burning a chick. I would go for suspending the lamp, less worry.
     
  3. aberfitch

    aberfitch Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hanging it off a rope is the best thing to do.
     

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