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Chicks day out

Chicks roaming on their own for the first time.

Despite the danger of snakes we decided to let the chicks roam during the day.

Some chicks prefer to stay in and watch the others enjoy outdoor life.



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a closely mowed area around the brooder house will discourage snakes and perhaps encourage the chicks to come out.
Comment by wewally Sun Aug 14 19:43:17 2016
Good point....I've since trimmed that area a little better than the photo shows.
Comment by mark Mon Aug 15 15:57:27 2016