bathing chickens

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Fowl97, Dec 6, 2009.

  1. Fowl97

    Fowl97 Songster

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    i was just wondering do you use soap or somthing because my white leghorn dicided to dust bathe in red woodchips and died her stomach red
     

  2. artsyrobin

    artsyrobin Artful Wings

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    I've always used dawn with a few drops of baby shampoo, make sure the water is warm and blow dry or don't let her get chilled, i have found a warm bath is great for taming one down, the cuddle time on the couch does wonders..[​IMG]

    here is a cute link on bathing
    https://www.backyardchickens.com/forum/viewtopic.php?id=154047
     

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