Mosquitos around waterer

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by epfos52, Aug 5, 2016.

  1. epfos52

    epfos52 New Egg

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    I had mosquitos around my chicken waterer today. With my horse, I put a bit of oil in the water. Can I do this for the chickens? They are in a fenced acre with my horse. Out during the day and in a stall at night. They get scratch, lay mash, anything I eat except chocolate, and are really happy and pleasant to be with.
     
  2. centrarchid

    centrarchid Chicken Obsessed

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    Yes. Consider using vegetable oil.
     

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