THunder Storms

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by 44Wolves, Jun 13, 2010.

  1. 44Wolves

    44Wolves Here is Your New Title

    Jun 28, 2009
    Can my hens stay out in a thunder storm? Right now the door is open and they are under a bush!
  2. D'Angelo N Va.

    D'Angelo N Va. Songster

    Dec 28, 2009
    sure they can...if it rains and they want to go indide and the door is open they will. It will not hurt them anymore than it would any other animal outside in the storm.
  3. emrys

    emrys Songster

    Sep 3, 2009
    It has taken almost a year for mine to learn to go under their coop when it rains. Snow freaked them out and they stayed inside all day. They stood out in the cold rain most of the winter. Now that it is nice and warm they huddle under the coop during summer showers. Silly birds.

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