when to move

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chittyn, Sep 19, 2011.

  1. chittyn

    chittyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have 4 chicks when should i move them outside (bear in mind we are heading into winter )
     
  2. heatherkh

    heatherkh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old are they and what is your coop/run set up like? And what part of the country are you posting from?
     
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    Bantam Username Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When they are fully feathered, which is about 6 weeks old. Although as we are moving into winter I'd reccomend they have a heat lamp in there til they are 8 weeks.
     
  4. chittyn

    chittyn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    they are only a week old . My coop for them outside is quite small has shelter and a cozy box i am in South Uk
     

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