do chickens like water?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by criddle76, May 26, 2012.

  1. criddle76

    criddle76 Chirping

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    was wondering if chickens like water.. since its so warm i thought maybe a bird bath or something with a little cool water to spash around.. any opinions?
     
  2. anbsmom

    anbsmom Chirping

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    They bathe in dust and don't like water to get in.
     
  3. Do you have an old snow sled? Fill it with cold water, mine stand in them...
     
  4. darin367

    darin367 Songster

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    my birds like to walk along the edge of a swamp that is nearby....... i've seen em knee deep....... don't know if they like it or not,, but they do it by choice!!!!!
     

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