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Keeping Chicks from roosting on Water/Feed Bottles

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Phoenix2015, Mar 18, 2016.

  1. Phoenix2015

    Phoenix2015 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 16, 2016
    does anyone have any suggestions on keeping my baby chicks from roosting on the water/Feed bottles? It never fails they roost on the water/feed bottles and I end up with the poop in the water (making it gross) or in the food (having to pitch some of the food).
  2. beetandsteet

    beetandsteet Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 21, 2015
    SE Texas
    Use a hanging feeder and cover the waterer with a funnel. You can also cover the feeder with a funnel.

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