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When can chicks dust bathe?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by CrazyChickieMama, Jan 29, 2009.

  1. CrazyChickieMama

    CrazyChickieMama Songster

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    My Chicks are a week and a half old...when can I put something in their brooder for them to dust bathe? they already try to do it in their food!!![​IMG]
     
  2. birdlover

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    You can start anytime now. Some people use sand in a tray. Mine used to do it when I changed the bedding and it was fluffy and fresh.
     
  3. CrazyChickieMama

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    Thanks!!!!
     

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