Won't drink ACV water?!?!

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Bryce243, Aug 8, 2014.

  1. Bryce243

    Bryce243 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I put 3 tbs of raw unfiltered acv in my plastic 3 gallon water jug but I didn't see any of them drink it, they drank from the galvanized can
     
  2. Stiggy

    Stiggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They don't usually like the taste of it. Mine refuse to drink it, and I personally don't believe in it but I know of many peoples whos birds wont drink it
     
  3. Bryce243

    Bryce243 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was just looking for something to keep the water from getting green
     
  4. Stiggy

    Stiggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It wont really do that, its best to get a cheap dish brush and give it a scrub every few days/ once a week. Many people I know will wash out the bowls with some dilute dishwashing liquid and give it a good clean, and some put them through the dishwasher. But a good clean every few days to a week usually stops it, and re freshing the water daily also helps.
     
  5. Bryce243

    Bryce243 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok thanks!!
     
  6. Stiggy

    Stiggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good luck :)
     
  7. Bryce243

    Bryce243 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I saw them drinking it today ant they went back multiple times so they must like it
     
  8. Stiggy

    Stiggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Well that's good if they like it then. bare in mind that to much acv can be bad for them as they cannot absorb calcium as well
     
  9. Bryce243

    Bryce243 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ya I only used 2 tbs in a 3 gallon waterer
     
  10. Stiggy

    Stiggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh right, well that's quite dilute then so it shouldn't taste to bad/ be to strong. over here they add 1/2 a cup per litre.... and the animals don't like it lol
     

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