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  1. Milkshakeroo liked Leahs Mom's post in the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

    I haven't read the whole thread but thought I'd put in my .02 (and that's probably what it's worth. When we started out we had the...

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  2. Milkshakeroo liked aart's post in the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

    Chickies get ramps. [ATTACH] Sometimes they need an extra one :D [ATTACH]

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  3. Milkshakeroo liked SueT's post in the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

    I had read so many threads saying their birds (esp. chicks) don't understand ramps, that I made steps out of log slices. Mama hen had...

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  4. Milkshakeroo attached a file to the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

    [ATTACH] This is my ramp which only the baby pullets use on the way up (they fly down) and the log steps which the older chickens use....

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  5. Milkshakeroo liked Leahs Mom's post in the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

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  6. Milkshakeroo liked rosemarythyme's post in the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

    I don't do ramps, they take up too much horizontal space and chickens don't seem to love them. Instead, I do steps: [ATTACH]

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  7. Milkshakeroo liked PirateGirl's post in the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

    What if they have a landing pad on the outside of the coop even with the pop door, so they could hop up onto it, have plenty of room to...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:23 AM
  8. Milkshakeroo liked Shadrach's post in the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

    Log steps work.;)

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:22 AM
  9. Milkshakeroo replied to the thread How Necessary is a Ramp? Any Alternatives?.

    I have two ramps in my coop and my chickens ignore them and fly up and down from the roost sometimes using other objects in the coop.

    Jul 18, 2019 at 2:22 AM
  10. Milkshakeroo liked cmom's post in the thread Lost half my flock.

    :welcome :frow So sorry for you loss. I think most chicken owners have lost birds at one time or another to predators. I know I have....

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  11. Milkshakeroo replied to the thread Lost half my flock.

    That setup is pretty impressive to me. I live in Australia where we get introduced foxes sometimes but apart from that, predators are...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 6:23 AM
  12. Milkshakeroo liked countedsorrow's post in the thread The Worst Predator.

    Far out! The worst predator here in Aus (besides man) is the Fox! (Those roos can pack a punch though ) Holy moly - glad I don't have...

    Jul 15, 2019 at 1:36 AM
  13. Milkshakeroo replied to the thread There's alot of free meat out there.

    I think you are looking for attention,

    Jul 14, 2019 at 6:35 AM
  14. Milkshakeroo liked ButtonquailGirl14's post in the thread There's alot of free meat out there.

    I agree with you! I just don't think life and death should be made a joke... It is a pretty big sacrifice that animals pay to feed us,...

    Jul 14, 2019 at 6:32 AM

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