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Can you potty train a chicken?

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by ultralitemin, Jan 4, 2014.

  1. ultralitemin

    ultralitemin Out Of The Brooder

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    Can you potty train a pet chicken? I let mine in sometimes. They make chicken diapers at Meyers but that's messy. Let me know any ideas.
     
  2. chad-o

    chad-o Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If you do you will be the first to do it! The short answer is NO!!!
     
  3. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Chickens are pretty smart and need more credit than they are given. I have never tried potty training before with poultry, but I have seen them do amazing things. With enough work, I believe that they can be trained to do many things, including using the toilet!

    Good luck in the training! If you do succeed, keep us posted! You might keep a journal and even take pics. This would make a wonderful thread!
     

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