Chickens hating water

Discussion in 'Games, Jokes, and Fun!' started by kittykittykitty, Sep 4, 2011.

  1. kittykittykitty

    kittykittykitty Luvin My Chickies

    Jul 5, 2011
    an egg
    I see all these posts about peoples chickens that like water and like getting bathed. BUT my chickens HATE water soooooooo much. They will scream their heads off when I try to bathe them, and they are terrified by a hose. IDK what is up with them.

    Is this normal? Do your chickens hate water too?
    Last edited: Sep 4, 2011
  2. scratch'n'peck

    scratch'n'peck Crowing

    Oct 31, 2008
    West Michigan
    My Coop
    I think most chickens are scared of the hose. Those chickens who like water were just introduced to it in a not threatening way. Some of my chickens don't mind wading because they are around te water fowl ponds a lot.
  3. magicpigeon

    magicpigeon Songster

    Oct 9, 2010
    Mine don't really like water either... [​IMG]
  4. miss heny

    miss heny Genetic Expert in learning

    Quote:my silkie like baths becuase of the blow dryer [​IMG]

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