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When can my chicks....

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by TheSlew, Jun 10, 2016.

  1. TheSlew

    TheSlew New Egg

    May 2, 2016
    Hi...my guineas and chicks are three months old and are kept in an outside coop. Is it time to let them range free? they are already flying to their roosts and we want them to get out and range free. We will keep them in at night, but daytime they can go out and forage for bugs we think.
  2. bobbi-j

    bobbi-j Chicken Obsessed

    Mar 15, 2010
    On the MN prairie.

    I would say they're old enough now. You can start letting them out an hour or so before they usually go to roost just so they get used to being outside and then extend their time.
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop

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