25 Dec '11, 7pm

Via Ready for a bath?: The ducks and geese just don't know what to do with ice. They want a

The ducks and geese just don't know what to do with ice. They want a bath and try to dive into their frozen pond, but for whatever reason these days, the water is as hard as ice. We dump out the ice and pour in water, and they enjoy it a lot. But if they take a break from splashing, it freezes up again. Bathing and splashing keeps our birds healthy: it allows them to clean their bodies and their mouths and noses, and large quantities of water ensure that they stay healthy with adequate water in their diet. Healthy birds are more productive birds, they are happier birds and produce with higher quality. We wash our other animals periodically too: our cows, horses and camelids get a bath every month. Our goats get a brush down or a bath then too, but the goats are our cleanest animals. They are also our most hardy. Cleanliness makes animals stronger. That's why we also clean ...

Full article: http://www.localharvest.org/blog/30404/entry/ready_for_a_...

Tweets

Ducks

Ducks

otterman.wordpress.com 24 Dec '11, 1pm

Ducks at Fiordland National Park Visitor Centre, New Zealand, 07 Dec 2011. From troubles of the world I turn to ducks, Bea...

Casey ready for injury-free season - Paul Casey...

golf365.com 24 Dec '11, 10am

Casey ready for injury-free season Last updated: 24th December 2011 Paul Casey Related Links: Golf365 Mailbox Latest Blogs...

McDowell comes down from 2010, ready to climb again

McDowell comes down from 2010, ready to climb a...

pgatour.com 20 Dec '11, 8pm

McDowell comes down from 2010, ready to climb again text size Heathcote/Getty Images Graeme McDowell won the U.S. Open in ...

What Pets Really Want for Christmas via @Care2

care2.com 25 Dec '11, 10pm

I’ve started my holiday shopping, and as is often the case, I seem to have better plans for my animals in comparison to my...

Get ready to count down at Marina Bay

Get ready to count down at Marina Bay

channelnewsasia.com 29 Dec '11, 12pm

SINGAPORE: This year's Marina Bay Singapore Countdown -- into its seventh year -- looks set to entertain partygoers, with ...

Your brain on nature

Your brain on nature

davidsuzuki.org 24 Dec '11, 11pm

Docs Talk: What is science telling us about the connection between nature and healthy brains? Dr. Logan: Let me highlight ...

DiGi is upgrading its network and be LTE-ready

liewcf.com 22 Dec '11, 11am

Editor’s note: LiewCF Tech Blog is invited by DiGi to get the 1st hand information about the DiGi Network Modernization pl...