Water

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by minifarmgurl1, Dec 22, 2009.

  1. minifarmgurl1

    minifarmgurl1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Apr 24, 2009
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    I have 20 chickens and I cant believe how much water they drink! I think its more than my horse! for real! they drink more than 3.5gallons a day! is this like wierd or what?
     
  2. wildorchid053

    wildorchid053 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 12, 2009
    syracuse area, ny
    i think some one said they average about 2 cups per chick per day. that is alot
     
  3. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo
    Are you sure its not leaking?
     
  4. PandoraTaylor

    PandoraTaylor RT Poultry n Things

    Jun 29, 2009
    Alaska
    actually they can drink up to a 1/2 gallon a day depending on heat, food etc...
     
  5. minifarmgurl1

    minifarmgurl1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    LOL no i promise its not leaking..funny tho how these little chickens can drink that much..
     
  6. LynneP

    LynneP Chillin' With My Peeps

    and don't forget how much they splash! (who knew) [​IMG]


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  7. Big dreams

    Big dreams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine have been drinking more when its cold out, that I don't really understand, but whatever, they eat like pigs in the winter too! It is amazing.
     
    Last edited: Dec 23, 2009

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