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Chicks

Hello just wondering how long before you should let chicks outside.i had a few let out after about a week but I think crows got them thanks

Perks
Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

I wait about 6 week mark (when weathers good) but maybe depends on breed of bird.

Cork Wyandotte
Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

if they are with broody, they are out from hatch but all in covered runs so crows an magpies dont get them,
if from an incy hatch, not till about 8 weeks an still in a covered run, with a good draft free house.

pearl
Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

Thanks for info

Perks
Monday, June 24th, 2019


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