Favorite Treat Dish

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by HeritageHens, Dec 26, 2010.

  1. HeritageHens

    HeritageHens Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Every morning, I give my girls chopped greens, leftovers (both solid and liquids), sprouts, etc. I am opposed to throwing this on the floor of their run. I used pumpkins when I got them for free but those are long gone. I then tried a ceramic food bowl from our deceased [​IMG] Bullmastiff (165 pounds - BIG bowl). The chickens left everything which I assume is because they didn't like pecking the hard surface.

    What do you use successfully? I also want something that doesn't tip over easily and can be cleaned.

    TIA!
     
  2. True Grit

    True Grit Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sorry about you dog..[​IMG] I just use ceramic cereal bowls and the chickens are fine with it. Maybe yours just need to get used to it.
     
  3. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

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    I use the disposable foil pie pans/turkey roasting pans and, if the chickens don't smash them into oblivion, I wash them out and reuse them.
    Also, those plastic type containers that ready made frozen lasagna comes in work great, too.
    I'm sorry about the loss of your dog. [​IMG]
     
  4. BrewedInNh

    BrewedInNh Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We use a galvanized 2 x 12 inch pan that we found in the pet section of Walmart for $2.99.
     
  5. ladybug99

    ladybug99 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    my treat dish is a big plastic saucer (the kind that collects water under a potted plant). I bought it at Lowes for $2.00 it was on clearance. The chickens have no issues eating from it.
     
  6. maizey

    maizey Chillin' With My Peeps

    Chick-fil-a chicken mini party platter [​IMG]
     

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