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When to kick em out ..lol

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by cristina33, Jan 12, 2010.

  1. cristina33

    cristina33 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 11, 2007
    I am wondering when to kick the silkies out of the house and when to put outside ? I hear 8 weeks I hear 12 , 16 . It is cold here as I live in Mass . These babies are getting big and stinky LOL. Day temps are 30s nights teens . The babies are almost 6 weeks .
  2. GraceAK

    GraceAK Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 28, 2009
    Eagle River, AK
    8 weeks is the generally accepted number, but I think that a heater of some kind is still warranted and some extra scratch.

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