Dust baths?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by chickaboo7, Jun 22, 2007.

  1. chickaboo7

    chickaboo7 Songster

    May 18, 2007
    Manahawkin NJ
    I live in an area that has alot of clay. What can I put in bins or on the ground for my chicks to roll around in?
  2. Southern28Chick

    Southern28Chick Flew The Coop

    Apr 16, 2007
    I've heard of people using wood ash and DE.
  3. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    We also live in a very heavy clay area. I gave mine a sandbox...with playground sand. They also have a large pile of AG lime...left over from putting thier floor in.

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