Cleaning water buckets is a necessary stable chore. Water is a crucial element to the health and well being of a horse.
• Empty most of the water out of the bucket. • Use scrub brush to scrub inside the bucket. • Rinse.
You can easily see all the way down to the bottom. You wouldn't want your horse to drink some dirt or algae stuck on the bottom.
You can't see through to the bottom of the tub, what you can see is pretty nasty either algae, dirt or a combination thereof.