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  • Joined Jun 2009
  • Warwickshire
Drink feeders
« on: June 12, 2009, 06:07:00 pm »
I'm getting some ex-batts soon and I was wondering if i should buy plastic drinks feeders and feeding fountain or should I get galvanised ones? Any recommendations?


  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
    • The Accidental Smallholder
Re: Drink feeders
« Reply #1 on: June 12, 2009, 10:20:34 pm »
I'd go for galvanised - don't tip, easy to clean, robust.


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Re: Drink feeders
« Reply #2 on: June 12, 2009, 11:12:02 pm »
I have the same problem, my plastic one has cracked but as my current chickens roam and hve loads of different watering places..pond....galvanised bath, bird bath etc, I do not get too worried, I have put an extra trough out and filled it with fresh water but not sure if they willdrink from it!!!!Down with Plastic!!!! sillcannot affrd galvanised...


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Re: Drink feeders
« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2009, 05:27:30 pm »
Galvanised waterer's are on my Christmas present list!!!!


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