Step 2. Lie on the right side, fluff up those beautiful golden feathers on the bum, scratch with left foot to soap up the left side.
Step 3. Lie on the left side, repeat scratching and soaping up on the right side.
Step 4. Rinse and relax a bit in the glorious autumn sun, shielded from nosy other girls by the tall grass.
Step 5. Sigh as have to get up and free up the bath for the next girl waiting.
Dust baths are amazing for keeping the chickens healthy in a natural way, free of mites and bugs, cool during the day, and give them unlimited access to little pebbles they need for their gills to function properly.
At the same time, chickens aerate and enrich the soil with organic matter.
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