how to entertain chickens when it's too wet outside?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by frankenchick, Aug 6, 2007.

  1. frankenchick

    frankenchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We finally got some desparately-needed rain. Of course, now the chickens are stuck inside. And, of course, with nothing better to do, the roos are fighting!

    What is entertaining to a chicken? Anything, besides food? [​IMG]
     
  2. SpottedCrow

    SpottedCrow Flock Goddess

    Unless you're having a monsoon, they won't mind being outside.
    Other than that, hanging a head of lettuce or cabbage from a string so that they can jump for it is good for them.
     
  3. lacyloo

    lacyloo Cooped Up

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    what about a tv ? [​IMG]

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  4. frankenchick

    frankenchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No, no TV. There's too much violence and too many half-dressed chicks! :eek:

    I let them out, instead.
     
  5. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

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    Haha, that's hilarous.

    They'll be fine in the rain [​IMG]
     
  6. SandyC

    SandyC Chillin' With My Peeps

    It was raining here this morning when I let my chickens out. They LOVED it!!!! I though for sure they would run back into the barn when the rain started to come down harder, but they were unfazed!.
     
  7. bobbieguyette

    bobbieguyette Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Also take a old cd and hang with with string or a old mirror they love to check themself out lol not modest are they?? LOL
     
  8. pharr389

    pharr389 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    maybe they could play a game of monopoly? [​IMG]
     

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