chicken toys

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jprice2ndlt, May 16, 2009.

  1. jprice2ndlt

    jprice2ndlt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 3, 2009
    Hodges, S.C.
    Does anyone know if chicken will play with toys and if so what would be good
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    Chicken toys = weeds and bugs! For real fun, toss a whole tomato in there and watch chicken rugby. It's pretty funny!
  3. vicschics

    vicschics Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 23, 2009
    Kentland, Indiana
    IMHO I tried the whole toy thing but it only took up more space and left me more to clean when the time came. They really didn't "play" with any of it and would peck a time or 2 then leave it alone.

    Now give them any type of pasta and they go bonkers...make sure however, that they are ready to have something like this. They are a riot to watch. This is better than any toy and the cleanup is easy as well. It will vanish...[​IMG]
  4. mrandmrschicken

    mrandmrschicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 14, 2008
    NW IA
    i have never tried pasta. do you cook it first?
  5. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

    Nov 18, 2007
    My Coop
    I agree with the other posts. I give mine different treats such as lettuce, tomaties, watermellon etc.. It's fun to watch them. Mine also have a ladder in their run they like to climb on. There are pictures on my BYC Page.

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