potty training a chicken??

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by allmychickens, Dec 28, 2011.

  1. allmychickens

    allmychickens Just'a small town girl

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    I have heard of people potty training their chicken... how???? I can't figure out how too teach a chicken to go to the bathroom in a certain spot!!!
     
  2. Fussy8

    Fussy8 Songster

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    I would like too know this as well!
     
  3. SilkieChickenLover336

    SilkieChickenLover336 Songster

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    Count me in!
     
  4. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Crowing Premium Member

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    Birds lack the muscle used for keeping in their bowels.
     
  5. JacksFlock

    JacksFlock In the Brooder

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    My wifes great aunt had a house chicken that would poop in a tea cup whenever she held it behind her!
     
  6. ponyup

    ponyup In the Brooder

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    I would like to know too!
     
  7. lynnR

    lynnR In the Brooder

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    Quote:Was that training or just someone who knew the signs and was quick enough to react.

    I hope it was a dedicated poop cup [​IMG]
     
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  8. GardenGal

    GardenGal Songster

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    I was just talking with a lady whose house chicken (recovering from an injury) went to the patio door every time she had to do a business. I don't know if the lady trained her or if the chicken just figured it out.
     
  9. TinkyFeathers

    TinkyFeathers Chirping

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    "Potty Training A Chicken" was just added to my bucket list [​IMG] lol
     

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