Wire on the bottom of cage?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Ducks-love-me, Dec 26, 2013.

  1. Ducks-love-me

    Ducks-love-me Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When I build a duck coop should I use wire mesh on the bottom. I heard that. Can really hurt their feet so should I not do that?
     
  2. Miss Lydia

    Miss Lydia "I Believe" Premium Member

    I wouldn't it is rough on their feet and you don't want them getting bumble foot. I'd use ply wood and buy cheap vinyl to cover the floor that way it's easy to clean and keep the wood from getting wet, that's what I have in all my flocks houses.
     
  3. Ducks-love-me

    Ducks-love-me Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay thx :welcome
     
  4. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    I was able to get a flooring contractor to give me vinyl flooring scraps.
     
  5. Ducks-love-me

    Ducks-love-me Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Okay that's cool. I will try that both great suggestions
     

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