Toys For Chickens

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#1

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based on 27614 reviews

9.2

Product Dimensions: 11 x 8.5 x 4 inches

Item Weight: 12.8 ounces

Manufacturer: Sloggers

Is Discontinued By Manufacturer: No

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9.0

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#3

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based on 5198 reviews

9.2

Product Dimensions: 16 x 14 x 12 inches

Item Weight: 11.2 ounces

Manufacturer: Jakks

Is Discontinued By Manufacturer: No

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#4

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based on 4671 reviews

8.0

Product Dimensions: 10.32 x 5.55 x 1.89 inches

Item Weight: 2.39 ounces

Manufacturer: POPLAY

Is Discontinued By Manufacturer: No

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based on 1810 reviews

8.6

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#7

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based on 1780 reviews

9.6

Product Dimensions: 7.48 x 4.25 x 6.81 inches

Item Weight: 12.6 ounces

Manufacturer: Schleich

Is Discontinued By Manufacturer: No

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#8

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based on 1585 reviews

9.8

Product Dimensions: 9 x 8 x 9 inches

Item Weight: 7 ounces

Manufacturer: Manhattan Toy

Is Discontinued By Manufacturer: No

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#9

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based on 1523 reviews

8.8

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based on 1242 reviews

9.4

Buyer's Guide: Toys For Chickens

Toys For Chickens - Things You Should Consider Before Buying Them


Toys for chickens are an integral part of any chicken household. To be healthy and happy, chickens need interaction and stimulation. Chickens, like humans, want to have fun and learn from others. In addition, chickens love being asked to do things they are not used to doing. Toys for chickens are one way to make your pet feel at home in its new environment.

Sometimes enrichment is only considered as toys and treats for elderly pets. Birds, like other pets, require stimulation and interaction to remain mentally healthy. While offering treats and toys for elderly pets is a good idea, backyard poultry caretakers should consider other ways to stimulate their brains, like training, foraging, and self-maintenance. Toys are an essential part of a bird's daily routine if raised in a cage. They need to be encouraged to eat, stretch, and exercise.

Foraging allows birds to find food, eggs, and other food sources. However, they must also be aware of predators looking for them. Winter months are when chickens require extra energy to keep warm. This is why foraging is so important. Chickens will be able to forage in winter if they are provided with natural toys that have not been processed.

Birds will enjoy hanging from their perches. There are many types of perches to suit different bird species. Perches, perches, and bird tables are the most popular perches. When purchasing hanging toys for chickens, it is important to consider their size and weight.

Toys should not be made from soft materials like wire or PVC plastic. To ensure that toys can withstand all weather conditions, they should be made from hard plastic or hardwood. Toys should be strong enough to withstand stress and strain from birds. Toys should not be too tight or loose that they are complicated for birds to use. Toys that are too big can pose a danger to birds' throats.

Toys can be an excellent way for your chickens to enjoy pecking. This is when birds tear apart and chip off the feathers of their rivals. Pecking is a great way to keep chickens busy and stop them from laying eggs for many weeks. Dust baths can also be beneficial for your birds. Because they remove any pollen, the birds may have ingested while hunting, dust baths are beneficial in cooler climates.

There are many items that you can buy to help your bird forage for insects. An inexpensive option is a good treat ball, which can be purchased at your local feed shop. Treat balls can be used to simulate grass which is vital for birds that are foraging. You can keep a variety of these balls around your coop. Some of the balls will be full, while others will be empty.

A bird-nose platter is another type of treatment. It is a simple platter with a hole at the center to hang bird treats such as chicken chops on it. This will make it easy to observe your pet's pecking. Another item that you might consider buying plates. These plates will allow you to place treats inside. Finally, your birds will love swinging on a simple wooden swing.
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