Valuable lessons learned today.
There is nae a happier bird than a chukar patridge in a dust bath after a long wet winter. Ditto goes for ringneck pheasants especially the females. Pleasure induced chirps and coos and song could be heard from afar.
On the same topic, not even a handful of scratch tossed in will entice a flock of chickens to climb into a blue kiddie pool for same dust bath opportunity.