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What is the best thing for the floor for chicks

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by silky_3699, Sep 23, 2011.

  1. silky_3699

    silky_3699 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2011
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    title says it all
     
  2. MuckyPuppy

    MuckyPuppy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    In a brooder (?), I use paper towels/kitchen roll at first and then pine shavings.
     
  3. silky_3699

    silky_3699 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2011
    My Own Realm!!!
    Quote:no, with mother hen.
     
  4. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

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    Mine grow up in the coop on the same pine shavings everyone has.
     
  5. cravenchx

    cravenchx Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We used pine shavings.
    NO CEDAR
     
  6. silky_3699

    silky_3699 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2011
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    hmmmmm.
     
  7. blefky

    blefky life in the yard

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  8. silky_3699

    silky_3699 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so, thats just wood shavings?
     
  9. blefky

    blefky life in the yard

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    They're pine shavings, I use the same kind in the broody coop that I use in the adult coop. Haven't experienced any problems at all.
     
  10. silky_3699

    silky_3699 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 15, 2011
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    i'll use that then![​IMG]
     

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