1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

sand in run ?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by goldenchic, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. goldenchic

    goldenchic Chillin' With My Peeps

    114
    0
    109
    Nov 7, 2009
    can i use any builders sand in my run ?
     
  2. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    Sounds like a great idea. The chickens can use it in their gizzard to grind food.
     
  3. goldenchic

    goldenchic Chillin' With My Peeps

    114
    0
    109
    Nov 7, 2009
    alot of people say play sand but i think that could end up pretty pricey
    Quote:
     
  4. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner Chicken Obsessed

    19,937
    3,093
    476
    Feb 2, 2009
    Northwest Arkansas
    Builders and or play sand are both OK. Stay away from filter sand. It can contain some nasty stuff.
     
  5. goldenchic

    goldenchic Chillin' With My Peeps

    114
    0
    109
    Nov 7, 2009
    Quote:can you let me know if you get this message am not sure if am using this site right thanks
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by