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Showing toulouse

Post by portmead » Thu Jan 19, 2012 11:32 pm

I am taking my toulouse to their first show on Sunday and wondered best way to transport them to keep them clean ,I have a poultry crate and 2 dog cages ,also taking 4 large ducks ,I could get some boxes for ducks but prob not big enough for geese .
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Re: Showing toulouse

Post by Tim » Sat Jan 28, 2012 8:39 am

I use a dog crate - but you have to remove the plastic base (they slide around on it and can hurt themselves).

I put down a dust sheet in the boot (to catch straw etc) then some plastic, the crate and an inch of straw inside the crate. They can grip the floor then and any 'wet ones' get absorbed by the straw and caught by the plastic sheet...
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