"Stomp" vs "Stall Dry"

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by windeater, Sep 25, 2014.

  1. windeater

    windeater Hatching

    Dec 10, 2008
    Greetings! I was reading (in BYC) about the benefits of using Stall DRY[​IMG] Absorbent and Deodorizer as part of coop bedding. I checked with a local feed dealer on availability of Stall Dry (they don't carry it) -- said they were looking at carrying STOMP![​IMG] Horse Bedding Amendment.

    Anyone have any experience with using STOMP! in your chicken coop?

  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    Stall Dry is diatomaceous earth and clay in a granular form.
    Couldn't find the ingredients for Stomp other than clay.
    I would use clay in a chicken coop because ....not good for them to eat and the possible dust.

    I'd recommend granular Sweet PDZ which is another horse stall product and is 99% zeolite, a mineral that absorbs ammonia. I use it mixed with sand in my poop boards and it works great at absorbing odors and drying things up.

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