Sqare corners in brooder

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

  1. jrudolph305

    jrudolph305 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    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

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    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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