When is it safe to let them free range?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by jak2002003, Feb 11, 2014.

  1. jak2002003

    jak2002003 Crowing

    Oct 24, 2009
    I am about to move house and I am taking my much loved Japanese Bantams with me.

    When I move to the new house how soon can I let my chickens out to free range in the new area?

    I am worried they will be scared and confused with the new place and wander away!!!

    How long do I have to keep them in their cages before I let them out?

    In my current house they free range all day, and at night they sleep in cages to protect them from the local pythons... I live in Thailand.

    I don't want them to panic and fly off!!!![​IMG]



  2. Mattsiewrt94

    Mattsiewrt94 Chirping

    Nov 5, 2013
    I would keep them locked up for a week or to of course let them out but be out there with thenm

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