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Pumice Stones in Run

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by lizzytroy, Oct 21, 2015.

  1. lizzytroy

    lizzytroy New Egg

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    Would it be ok to leave red lava rocks/pumice stones in the chickens' run? They have been weathered outside for years, and I could move them, but if I don't have to, that would be great!
     
  2. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

    Pumice stones tend to be coarseand lumpy in texture. I would be concerned about comfort, if not issues such as foot injuries and Bumblefoot.
     
  3. lizzytroy

    lizzytroy New Egg

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    I decided to rake them out of the way, only to change my mind about putting the run in that location. Isn't that how it goes? Lol!
     
  4. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

    Yes it is [​IMG]
     

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