Ever get chickens causing trouble in duck water?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Jennsbirds, Feb 26, 2013.

  1. Jennsbirds

    Jennsbirds Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was discussing plans for ducks needing water that drains (unless he wanted to bail every week himself). He doesn't want to bail at all, let alone often, but he's worried if we have chickens and ducks together, the chickens will poop in the pool enough to foul it up despite the draining and might cause the whole thing to explode.

    Anyone with both have trouble with chickens ruining duck ponds?
     
  2. destinduck

    destinduck obsessed with "ducks"

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    The chickens aint getting in the water so no poop in water from them. The ducks will poop in it all the time. You have to change the water one way or another.
     
  3. Jennsbirds

    Jennsbirds Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We plan to have the 'duck sauna' as he calls it before we order ducks.
     

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