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How to Make a Chicken Dust Bath • The Reaganskopp Homestead
So would you like to know how to make a chicken dust bath? Or even why you should provide a chicken dust bath? While, we aren’t chicken newbies anymore we still have a lot to learn about chickens. One of the things we completely missed the boat on was that chickens need to bathe. But they need to do so in dirt! I saw a picture on Pinterest of chickens laying in tires full of dirt. It was kind of an ah-ha moment as I have often observed our chickens digging holes in the run, flinging wood chip...
Make A Dust Bath For Chickens In Just 5 Minutes!
Your chickens will dust bathe naturally, so why not build them a healthier spot to get rid of mites and lice? This dust bath contains soil and diatomaceous earth - and takes only 5 minutes (and less than $10) to assemble!