What is that? The outdoors!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mullers3acers, May 9, 2008.

  1. mullers3acers

    mullers3acers Songster

    Oct 9, 2007
    la porte, In
    We recieved our first batch of cornish cross Mar 3. We have kept them in the brooder then transferred them to the small chicken coop which has a window. They have not been getting any bigger than about 3 to 4 lbs. We'd like them a little bigger for butchering. So I let them out into the small chicken yard. They have been huddling at the door wondering what to do. I can't even imagine what they are thinking. Will give you an update to how they adjust. [​IMG]
  2. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

    Sep 18, 2007
    They are playing chicken!

    It's fun to watch them figure out a new enviroment!
  3. conny63malies

    conny63malies Crowing

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    when i took my three big bantys and three ducks to the yard , they stood on a cement block for 20 minutes, looking all panicky
  4. mullers3acers

    mullers3acers Songster

    Oct 9, 2007
    la porte, In
    very funny Farmer Kitty [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] They seem to be adjusting well all but 2 are outside and acting as if they have been outside all they're life.

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