Board to Let Fowl Escape from Water Container

Chickens and wild birds seem to have a positive genius for drowning themselves in cattle, horse, and other large watering tanks during dry weather. However, if you'll float a small board in such a container, the fowl will be able to climb up on the wood and save themselves.


Source: My grandparents.

By duckie-do from Cortez, CO

November 19, 20100 found this helpful

How very true. I lost my favorite squirrel in my cows water tank. How he must have suffered.

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November 20, 20100 found this helpful

Thank you.

Marg from England.

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March 3, 20140 found this helpful

'A positive genius' - I love it. I'm applying that one anytime I can henceforth. So true, water can be such a danger. Great thought to provide for escape.

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