Another question..I feel like such a bugger...chicken feed question...

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Bec, May 21, 2007.

  1. Bec

    Bec THE Delaware Blue Hen

    Will medicated food hurt my chicks? They are 7 weeks old and have been on Unmedicated food so far...I just bought medicated...will it do any harm that I started it this late?
  2. MTchick

    MTchick Songster

    Feb 2, 2007
    Western Montana
    I don't think so. It is probably good for them to have some medicated feed to help prevent coccidiosis infection as adults. You can feed medicated chick feed to chicks at that age and much older.

  3. cookinmom

    cookinmom Songster

    Mar 14, 2007
    Saint George GA
    Mine are 12 weeks old, and have always been on medicated chick feed. I don't think it will hurt them to switch them over.

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