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Do Geese sleep on roosts?

Discussion in 'Geese' started by BarredBuff, Jun 11, 2010.

  1. BarredBuff

    BarredBuff Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 6, 2009
    Do Geese sleep on roosts?
  2. chickensducks&agoose

    chickensducks&agoose Chillin' With My Peeps

    Never. Never Ever. [​IMG] they sleep on the ground. they don't even like to have to step up to a platform or anything. they like the flat ground.
  3. Kim65

    Kim65 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 29, 2009
    Washington state
    Geese cannot even see their own feet [​IMG] They just know they are underneath somewhere. It is hilarious to watch them try to walk "through" things with those feet paddling away, like the water bucket. They remind my of my ex husband who had a belly and couldn't see HIS feet either. He could trip over the trim on carpet.
  4. sillysister74

    sillysister74 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 8, 2010
  5. HeatherLynn

    HeatherLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 11, 2009
    Kentucky, Cecilia
    The most we did for ours is give them straw in the corner for their bed. They are far to clumsy with those feet of theirs to even attempt to roost.
  6. spectrumranch

    spectrumranch Chillin' With My Peeps

    Domestic geese do not roost.

    Magpie Geese will spend alot of time on pearches and roosts.

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