Cider vinegar and garlic in the water?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by paul67, Jul 3, 2007.

  1. paul67

    paul67 In the Brooder

    Jun 1, 2007
    Santa Barbara, CA
    I think I read on this site that some people put cider vinegar and or garlic in the chickens water. What purposes does this serve, and what are the limitations if any as far as age, diet?
  2. Blondie

    Blondie Songster

    While I will splash some ACV in the water, I tried the garlic thing, and it made the coop stink bad!! And I'm not talking about pizza. It smelled like some sort of dairy product gone sour. I don't think the chickens drank that water, either. [​IMG]

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