Time away from hens

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by siyotanka, Oct 8, 2008.

  1. siyotanka

    siyotanka Hatching

    Oct 8, 2008
    Central Illinois
    On average how long can we leave our birds on their own? My hen and I want to travel some. Without any preditors around and with auto feed/water, is a week too long?
  2. M@M@2four

    [email protected]@2four Songster

    Mar 12, 2008
    Hello! I'd be a little scared to leave them for that long as they could go through their water and feed quickly. I think there are waterers and feeders that have a large container to the top of them that releases a little at a time??? Is it possible to have someone just check on them in the middle of the week?

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