Sqare corners in brooder

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jrudolph305, Mar 15, 2013.

  1. jrudolph305

    jrudolph305 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 1, 2009
    Meadows of Dan, Va
    I never thought of this but my wife was talking to some folks here in the country and they said you should have round corners in a brooder. We are getting 19 chicks next week and wondered if I need to round out the corners in our brooder box? Said they can push into corner and suffocate.
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

    Jul 9, 2009
    Northern CA
    My Coop
    My "brooder" has square corners and in 4 years of raising babies, I've never had an issue with it.

    This is my brooder:
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