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Chicken Toys: Why They’re Important & How to Provide Them

Chicken Toys: Why They’re Important & How to Provide Them

Banriona. (2013, November 15). Chicken Toys: Why They're Important & How to Provide Them. Backyard Chickens. https://www.backyardchickens.com/articles/chicken-toys-why-theyre-important-how-to-provide-them.66136/

A chicken that is not provided with adequate enrichment and mental stimulation will be more inclined towards problem behaviors. The cold winter months that necessitate closer quarters and fewer foraging opportunities are when chicken toys become even more necessary to avoid coop boredom. This is where the expression “feeling cooped up” comes from after all. Below is a list of toys that many people have found effective in keeping their backyard flock entertained and happy. To continue reading, follow the link above.