Sand in the Run

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by DreadElliot, Jul 12, 2011.

  1. DreadElliot

    DreadElliot Out Of The Brooder

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    Best way to manage/clean run with sand in it?
     
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

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    I use a kitty litter scoop to get the droppings up, and I rake it nice and smooth daily. Works great!
     
  3. sixty7x

    sixty7x Out Of The Brooder

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    i rake the heavy stuff out, then turn it like a garden. It keeps the sand loose and the girls can dust in it a little easier. I may do this 4 times a year or so.
     

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