What hot tip for keeping girls cool ?

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What hot tip for keeping girls cool ?

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What is your tip for keeping your girls cool ?
Last year to keep the mine busy for about 10 seconds and to keep them cool we had sweet corn and pea bobbing {rofwl} A bowl of water and sweet corn and peas .Not only are they having fun but you know they are drinking .
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Aww that looks like fun )t'
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That is soooo sweet )t'
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Good idea )t'
Last year we froze some ice cubes with peas inside, our girls had a great time chasing them round the run {rofwl}
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jackian wrote:What is your tip for keeping your girls cool ?
Last year to keep the mine busy for about 10 seconds and to keep them cool we had sweet corn and pea bobbing {rofwl} A bowl of water and sweet corn and peas .Not only are they having fun but you know they are drinking .
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What a brilliant idea! Deffo doing this when I get my girls.
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We bought quite a few melons from the greengrocer the other day, very cheaply because they were almost past their best. We ate what we could, and froze the rest, cut in half for the chickens - they've been going mad for it!
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LittleBrownFrog wrote:We bought quite a few melons from the greengrocer the other day, very cheaply because they were almost past their best. We ate what we could, and froze the rest, cut in half for the chickens - they've been going mad for it!

That's going to be this years treat then . )t'
4 lovely girls~~ Clover, the oldie and top chick Bonnie second in command .new girls Bluebell and Blossom.
2 lovely new girls 19-01-2015~~ Chelsea and Ruby.
Eva , Florry , Poppy ,Annie and Rosie R.I.P
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perchy wrote:Aww that looks like fun )t'


In which case Perchy, we will do this next time you visit hahaha! {rofwl}

I'm afraid my cooling tip is far less inventive - I put a duvet cover over the run roof to add shade and add an extra drinker :?
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