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dye29

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chicken coop ideas
« on: May 27, 2017, 19:31 »
hi all im wanting to keep my chickens happy what does people have in run to keep them busy i have a tree to climb on and shelter from sun always hang cabbage from roof but not sure what else


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Re: chicken coop ideas
« Reply #1 on: May 27, 2017, 19:58 »
Get in there with a fork and dig a bit of the run over for a worm fest .
Rotting logs  that can occasionally be turned over are good for creepy crawlies and pecking and scratching.
Even a small paving slab or two can harbour a few.

I also would occasionally give them a handful of Budgie tonic seed mixture , tiny seeds that keep them  busy .

dye29

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Re: chicken coop ideas
« Reply #2 on: May 27, 2017, 20:41 »
thanks for advise ill try some slabs in

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Re: chicken coop ideas
« Reply #3 on: May 28, 2017, 20:20 »
I use a sandpit with soil and louse powder in it when I cannot let them out

dye29

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Re: chicken coop ideas
« Reply #4 on: May 28, 2017, 21:07 »
i was thinking of sand pit good idea

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Re: chicken coop ideas
« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2017, 17:38 »
If you move things round from time to time, they like that.
Even if the voices aren't real,
They have some really good ideas!!!



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