young chick access to built in nesting boxes

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by jasonbennett1, Feb 12, 2009.

  1. jasonbennett1

    jasonbennett1 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am going to put my first chicks out into the coop here soon and I was wondering if I should block off access to the nesting boxes until they are old enough to lay eggs. Any thoughts?
     
  2. newchickmom

    newchickmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Tkhat would probably be a good idea, so they don't use them for roosting and soil them.
     

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