Dirty Water

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by stake, Feb 26, 2013.

  1. stake

    stake Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Wow, I am new to this and my first 6: x2BO,x2GL Wyandottes, x2SG Dorking chicks really dirty their water...I've been changing x2 a day but it really get foul(yes, a pun)...I have a pretty standard waterer, with the mason jar and plastic bottom...any alternatives???
     
  2. furbabymum

    furbabymum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Elevate it out of the bedding a bit!
     
  3. 4stakes

    4stakes Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I see your user name is Stake, is that your last name?
    That is what mine is.
    I'm with furbabymum on putting the water up on a board or brick depending on how old they are.
     
  4. stake

    stake Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks Fur, I put it on a piece of 2x4 and one of the GL W's kicked a fieldgoal within 30 secs...geez....next time a brick...then hamster waterer, then one of those nipple thingie's(can you use them on chicks?)
     
  5. 4stakes

    4stakes Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Just wondered about your user name. I like it LOL. Don't change it
    Good luck with your chicks.
     

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