All in one Playhouse coop in FL - OK to put sand in the bottom of run?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by junglegal, Dec 11, 2010.

  1. junglegal

    junglegal Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 27, 2010
    St. Pete, FL
    I have the run/coop all in one up but it needs a couple inches more of substrate. I know the chickens will dig and do dust baths. Eventually, They will be in our all sandy soil, but for now, I was hoping to use bags of leveling sand in their run. Is this OK? Thanks! [​IMG]
  2. Judy

    Judy Moderator Staff Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    Lots of people use sand, of various types. It's probably the easiest to scoop poop out of, if you plan to.
  3. pidgey104

    pidgey104 Cochins R Us

    Nov 10, 2007
    Panama City ,Florida
    I put sandbox sand in my all in one coop

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