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Cleaning sand in a run

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by msf, Oct 10, 2011.

  1. msf

    msf Out Of The Brooder

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    My Coop
  2. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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    I use a pooper scooper.

    Nice set up! [​IMG]
     
  3. arcatamarcia

    arcatamarcia Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use an old colander for sifting and a child's toy rake to scoop it in with. Works for me.
     
  4. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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    Quote:I never thought about that. That's a great idea. [​IMG]
     
  5. ailurophile23

    ailurophile23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm using a pooper scooper "shovel" and a small rake. If it picks up too much sand, you could pour the rakings through a screen to save the sand.
     

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