• Chickens

    DIY Chick Brooder

    Enroll Now See below step by step instructions on how to build a cat proof DIY Chick Brooder for your baby chicks.  Please also consider enrolling in my new e-course! E-course | Chicken Keeping Basics | Pre-order Now! Enroll Now Baby Chicks need 3 things: #1 A Safe Place to Live In preparation for my first flock of chicks I built this DIY chick brooder.  I had no idea what to expect or how fast my chicks would grow but this was quite sufficient for the first 3 weeks.  I searched for the largest tote I could find and settled on a Rubbermaid 50 gal tote.  First step was to…