Using a plastic tote as a hover brooder?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by crazzzymike13, Oct 26, 2015.

  1. crazzzymike13

    crazzzymike13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was wondering if it would work using a plastic tote upside down with openings so they can come in and out as they want? You think the plastic would hold the heat? It would be in a shed. Any ideas or input would be appreciated.
     
  2. Rod-T

    Rod-T Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If it wasn't too hot .. if it was too hot they wouldn't stay in there long..
    Usally a bit box works put light on one side so they can come and go or stay in between. .there comfort zone
     

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