Need help with chickens water in coop

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Cohl0406, Mar 9, 2015.

  1. Cohl0406

    Cohl0406 Chirping

    May 29, 2014
    I don't have a run for my chickens we are going to be moving soon and will make a large run there (since we are taking in my grandpas lab and pit mix after he passed and they would love chicken for a snack lol) but these ladies keep kicking the cedar shavings into their bowl as well as pooping in it. It stinks so bad I'm having to also empty it out and refill with fresh water at least 10 times a day. I'm thinking of maybe putting it up on a little ledge I can build? This is a wooden playhouse converted into a coop.(picture below best one I had of the inside). Any ideas would be super appreciated!! Thanks! [​IMG]
  2. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Crowing

    Apr 12, 2013
    Boulder, Colorado
    Just set it on a brick or two.
  3. perfectpeep

    perfectpeep Hatching

    Mar 9, 2015
    Hang the water and food under the nestin boxs.

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