What time should, chicks be in coop- Bay Area California

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by redapple, May 14, 2016.

  1. redapple

    redapple In the Brooder

    Apr 29, 2016
    I'm in the east bay and have been putting them and now coercing into the coop around 8. Is this too early? I put 2 small solar garden lights inside but maybe it's not bright enough? They no longer scream endlessly after I close the doors and it's darker, just a few minutes. They're 5 weeks old and have been in the coop for 5 days, first day in the run today.
    I'm also asking because I'd like to know what time to set the automatic chicken door. ($15 on jet.com for add-a-motor).

    Thanks in advance, love my little chickies.

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