chicken that likes to stand in water

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by amartinlb, May 20, 2010.

  1. amartinlb

    amartinlb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 17, 2009
    Jersey Shore
    I have a hen that is always going into the outdoor water pan. She tracks mud and stuff into the water and just stands there! [​IMG] None of the others ever do this. I don't know if somethings wrong? Is it a sign of something? Or she just likes clean feet!! What do you think?
  2. Tala

    Tala Flock Mistress

    I used to give mine shallow pans with a big chunk of ice in them in the summer. They stand in the water to cool off.

    Or maybe your hen just likes standing in the water. [​IMG]
  3. Qi Chicken

    Qi Chicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 3, 2009
    Maybe she wishes she were a duck.
  4. SunnyChic

    SunnyChic Keep The Sunny Side Up

    Mar 7, 2009
    I call my 3 Speckled Sussex girls the beach babes because they come running when they hear the water hose turn on or the sound of me dumping water from a waterer on the ground. [​IMG]

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