When to remove marbles?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Omellette, Nov 2, 2014.

  1. Omellette

    Omellette Out Of The Brooder

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    When can I remove the marbles from the waterers?
     
  2. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    I'd remove them when the chicks are about a week old.
     
  3. chickencoop789

    chickencoop789 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    x2 the chicks are good without the marbles after a week or two
     
  4. Omellette

    Omellette Out Of The Brooder

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    Yay! Lol thank you, it be so much easier to clean their waters.
     
  5. LanceTN

    LanceTN Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Why did you have marbles in the waterer?

    This is something I've never heard of
     
  6. enola

    enola Overrun With Chickens

    The marbles prevent drowning.
     

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