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this may be a stupid question but.....

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by momofdrew, Jan 31, 2009.

  1. momofdrew

    momofdrew Songster

    now that the babies have hatched should I put a heat lamp in to help the Momma out or will Momma keep them warm all by her self????They are in a room at about 62 degrees...I dont want to over heat momma
     
  2. corancher

    corancher Songster 11 Years

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    The hen should be able to keep the chicks warms without a heatlamp since the room is 62 degrees. Congrads on the chicks.
     
  3. jimnjay

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    Yep, she will be fine. I don't give mom a lamp unless it gets to be in the low thirties.
     
  4. ghulst

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    Don't give any heat. She will do good by herself.
     

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