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Can Chickens Eat Grapes – Chicken Food Myths and Facts
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Can Chickens Eat Grapes – Chicken Food Myths and Facts

Can chickens eat grapes? Come along and find out this, and more chicken food myths and facts that every chicken owner needs to know. Most people know what their pet dogs can and can’t eat…”Don’t feed the dog chocolate! It’s toxic!” But what about your precious chicken flock? They are just as much people as…

Medicated Vs. Unmedicated Chick Starter
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Medicated Vs. Unmedicated Chick Starter

The debate about medicated vs. unmedicated chick starter has been raging for decades. Controversies are often unavoidable, especially when it comes to the well-being of our families. Discussions about what is best for both our human families and our animal families are inevitable.  With increasingly available means of preventative medicine for all aspects of our…

Are Crumbles Or Mash Better For Chicks?
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Are Crumbles Or Mash Better For Chicks?

Main Takeaways & Extra Info: Crumbles and mash are just different ways to feed starter to chicks. One isn’t necessarily better than the other. It’s important that whichever you feed, the chick starter has at least 18% protein. I feed a mash because I want to make sure my chicks can eat it (particle sizes…

Can Chickens Eat Strawberries?
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Can Chickens Eat Strawberries?

  Main Takeaways: Yes, chickens can eat strawberries For chicks, make sure the strawberries are very ripe and soft. Make sure to squash the berries or chop them very finely This shouldn’t replace regular chick starter! It’s a treat only Stay away from jams, jellies, or anything with preservatives If you buy berries from the…