1. Sisters Farms

    Sisters Farms Out Of The Brooder

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    Can I use saw dust on my coop floor?
     
  2. iwiw60

    iwiw60 Overrun With Chickens

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    I wouldn't recommend the use of sawdust for your floor bedding. Why? Because it will hold moisture and pack down...eventually you will have a wet/moldy mess which is very unhealthy for your girls. I use pine wood shavings.
     
  3. NerdDoc

    NerdDoc Out Of The Brooder

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    I don't actually have a coop yet, but I thought I'd chime in - I've heard quite a few people like to use dry leaves inside the coop and run, which also makes for excellent compost when you clean it out.
     
  4. smcgill

    smcgill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am using construction sand for our coop, run etc.
    I like being able to use a cat scoop to sift the bird droppings.
    Sean
     
  5. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member Project Manager

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    Me too, I love the sand, easy care and my chickens love exploring any new sand added.
     

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