Redwood mulch for coop floor???

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by newbietochicks, Nov 12, 2012.

  1. newbietochicks

    newbietochicks New Egg

    Nov 11, 2012
    I have a supply of free redwood mulch and wondered if anyone has used redwood mulch for their chicken coop floor ? Does mulch do the job or does it have to be shavings? I am getting my chickens next week and need to get this figured out. Thanks for any advice.
  2. ll

    ll Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mulch holds in moisture/mold and can be rough on the feet when chickens jump down from their roost.

    If I were you I'd still get the free mulch & use it somewhere in the garden around the house or for a path [​IMG]
    Last edited: Nov 12, 2012

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