Rolling in the mud? Dust bath right?

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  1. chicsrule23

    chicsrule23 Just Hatched

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  2. chicsrule23

    chicsrule23 Just Hatched

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    I made them an a dust bath area in an old tire. Today is the first time I have seen them roll in the mud in random spots in the yard. I thought maybe it was stress from the other chickens being taken by predators yesterday but I guess this is their dustbath maybe? I've never seen them do this before.
     
  3. chicsrule23

    chicsrule23 Just Hatched

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    We are in the upper peninsula so it's only 50 degrees right now.
     
  4. KikisGirls

    KikisGirls Be Happy! Read more. Premium Member

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    Yes..they are playing ..dust bath...is sooo much fun!
     
  5. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Yep...enjoying playing in the dirt. :D
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    dust baths are chicken nirvana
     
  7. N F C

    N F C doo be doo be doo Premium Member

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    Dust bathing for sure...chickens love doing that!
     

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