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Red vs. White. vs. Purple/UV Heat lamps

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by 4ForAdventure, Feb 28, 2014.

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    4ForAdventure In the Brooder

    Jul 3, 2013
    So, we're raising chicks for the first time, getting them tomorrow. We're trying to figure out the heat lamp right now. We have a purple/UV reptile heat lamp that gets up to 95+ degrees, but we are wondering if the color will effect the chicks? Is the UV dangerous? Thank you!

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