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Water per chicken per day?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by seminolewind, May 12, 2009.

  1. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

    Sep 6, 2007
    spring hill, florida
    My roo isn't drinking enough water. How much should he drink per day?
  2. digitS'

    digitS' Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 12, 2007
    ID/WA border
    I've read that chickens drink about 2 to 3 pounds of water for every 1 pound of feed that they eat. Which seems about right.

    Standard breed chickens drink 1 to 2 cups of water each day.

  3. Chicks_N_Horses

    Chicks_N_Horses Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 30, 2009
    South Alabama
    Alot..IDK just how much but my chickens drink lots of water.

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