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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by gapeachy, Dec 15, 2008.

  1. gapeachy

    gapeachy Songster

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    do chickens pee? or just poop?.....we have 2 bantee chickens that stay in a cage off the ground and sometimes their shavings are wet and my husband says chickens dont pee....is that true
     

  2. beakkeeper

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    lol Yeah, I believe their droppings are so wet that they don't pee so to say-- it's just mixed in. [​IMG]
     
  3. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    The white you see in the droppings are urates, this is the equivalent to urine for chickens.
     

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