Environmental enrichment strategies are used to help prevent boredom and improves the physical and mental wellbeing of captive animals such as backyard flocks of chickens and ducks. It helps reduce bullying amongst flock members, improves mental and physical health, and decreases the likelihood of injuries. Enrichment strategies are aimed at increasing opportunities for the animals to engage in natural behaviors that they would normally do in the wild. The five different forms of enrichment include cognitive, foraging (food), social, sensory and environmental.
Listed below are a compilation of products available on Amazon which are good examples of a variety of different types of enrichment items. These include foraging items such as puzzle and ball feeders, treats, pecking objects, coop/run/house chicken decor, climbing structures and perches, sensory and cognitive items.