Shallow dish or chick drinker

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by FarmerGilland, May 29, 2011.

  1. FarmerGilland

    FarmerGilland Chirping

    May 29, 2011
    On Top of the Mountain
    Can I use a shallow dish with marbles or do I have to have a chick drinker for my soon to be baby turkeys?
  2. jimmythechicken

    jimmythechicken Songster

    Jun 8, 2010
    i would get a water if you can if you use a dish they will walk in it poop in it an a wet poult is a dead poult alot of the time.good luck
  3. Tomhusker

    Tomhusker Songster

    May 28, 2010
    Hamburg, Iowa
    Also, try to set up a water nipple for them. It will take a while before they get the hang of it, but they are a better sanitary solution than a water dish.

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