dust bathing ?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by abhaya, Nov 14, 2010.

  1. abhaya

    abhaya Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 5, 2010
    cookeville, tn
    My big girls free range and dust bath when ever where ever they want I have silkies in a coop with a large run. I heard somewhere they could dust bath in ash is that correct?
    I have a wood stove and clean ash out of it a couple times a week could this ash be usefull I have been dumping it.
  2. buzymom13

    buzymom13 I run the Alien Chicken Asylum

    Apr 20, 2010
    [​IMG] I'm going to watch this thread....I'm wanting to know also...

  3. confusedbanti

    confusedbanti Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 5, 2010
    My neighbor uses the Ash for the Girls once in a while, and they like it

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