ACV with 'mother' ok for chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by mtnviewfarms, Dec 2, 2012.

  1. mtnviewfarms

    mtnviewfarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    I always add ACV 'with the mother' to my flock's waterers but not sure if it's ok to add
    a very small amount in the quart plastic waterers I have in my 'pre-brooder' boxes in which I now have 38 chicks that are only a week old. Thanks.
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    ACV with the "mother" is very good for small chicks! It helps prevent pasty butt and I hear it also helps prevent coccidiosis. I've started using it with my new chicks I've been so impressed with the results I've been giving it to my entire flock.
  3. Sally Sunshine

    Sally Sunshine Cattywampus Angel <straightens Halo> Premium Member Project Manager

    Aug 23, 2012
    My Coop
    x2 !

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