Can chickens swim?

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  1. kittykittykitty

    kittykittykitty Luvin My Chickies

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    Well can they?? [​IMG]
     
  2. AuberyMirkwood

    AuberyMirkwood Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would say no. They can struggle a little and move some to try and get out but it would count as swimming. In fact I and all of my friends take special precautions about it. I had a friend lose a chicken to drowning in a horse trough. Now she and every she knows with chicks float some pieces of wood such as 2x4 sin their troughs to help any chicken that falls in to get out.
     
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  4. AuberyMirkwood

    AuberyMirkwood Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:That's really awesome :-D maybe they don't sink because they don't struggle
     
  5. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Even if they do not struggle, eventually the feathers will become waterlogged and they will sink.
     

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