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This is a badge bit (BB) that is part of the PEP curriculum.  Completing this BB is part of getting the sand badge in Animal Care.

In this Badge Bit you will be putting out some winter straw to help the animals stay warm.



Here are some related articles.
 - Winter Care of Animals
 - The Deep Litter Method
 - Overlooked Ways to Keep Livestock Warm







To complete this BB, the minimum requirements are:
 - you must put out winter straw to help animals stay warm

To show you've completed this Badge Bit, you must:
 - post a picture of where the animals are sheltering during the winter
 - post a picture of you adding some of the winter straw
 - post a picture of the new winter straw in the shelter for animals to stay warm
 - OR post a 2 minute video of you doing this
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