I would not recommend that, in many soy-free chicken feeds, fish meal is used as a replacement for soy. The concentration of purine that forms uric acid is very high. The commercially produced fish meal can contain high mercury and radiation levels which can affect chickens ' health and the...
:D:D:D Hey!! Congratulations on having chicks that many!! and there are more on the way? that's so nice! well... just like other "baby animals" I guess they are just extremely playful and curious, that's all.
Common symptoms to look for include:
Decreased appetite and drinking.
Lethargic, sitting around, fluffed up.
'looks sick', depressed.
Walks like a penguin – she will periodically stop walking and try to squat.
Abdominal straining – the cloaca (vent) can be seen straining to expel...
Elevate a chicken coop off the ground at least 1 foot for many reasons. An elevated coop ensures air can circulate around the coop, can prevent flooding in flood-prone areas, and prevents rats and mice from nesting.