Transporting Chickens ??

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by 2chickenrich, Nov 29, 2008.

  1. 2chickenrich

    2chickenrich Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I need to move about ten 17 week old pullets monday morning the temp. here will be around 45 deg about a 2 hour ride i have two large dog crates plastic with wire fronts would 5 birds be to many per crate they are 27" wide by 40" long

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  2. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    I think for a couple of hrs., it would be ok. I think the wire fronts on the crates would be facing aft. The birds will go through a transition period.
     

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