Space requirements

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by crooked stripe, Mar 28, 2008.

  1. crooked stripe

    crooked stripe Songster

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    Why is it chickens need so much more space than ducks. I read on a UK site that they are craming 20 ducks in a house 7'6x4'4x4'4. That just doesn't make any sence to me. That is only 1.6 square foot per bird. Can someone explain this to me. John
     
  2. chickflick

    chickflick Crowing

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    I guess we treat our birds better!! How happy can a any one or any thing be crammed in a small space? That ain't living...it's existing.
     

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