chicken door

dirtgirldiana1(5)October 20, 2009

For those of you that have chickens,during the cold winter months do you close the chicken door every night and open it every morning?

Thanks,

Diana

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marlingardener

Yes, and if the temperature is 20 or below (rare here in Texas) I turn on the heat lamp. Our full-bodied Australorps may not need the heat, but I rest easier knowing they have it on!

    Bookmark   October 20, 2009 at 11:11AM
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jojo54(5)

I always close the door so they are safe. I don't want a wild animal or a wandering cat or dog to attack them in the coop.

    Bookmark   October 20, 2009 at 1:01PM
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