Anyone feed their chickens chicken?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by bsruther, Jul 25, 2010.

  1. bsruther

    bsruther Out Of The Brooder

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    Our chickens seem to like meat more than any other food, any kind of meat. We throw them leftover bones and they go berserk tearing off every scrap of meat that might be left on them. Chicken seems to be their favorite meat. Throw some chicken bones in the run and it turns into a frenzy of wild chickens, running around with bones in their mouths and beiong chased. Wife says giving chickens chicken just ain't right. Anyone else do this?
     
  2. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    I never fed them bones.
     
  3. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

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    I dont think chickens were ever into cannibalism , so i would steer clear of that [​IMG]
     
  4. jen5680

    jen5680 Southside Silkie Shack

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    I feed my chickens chicken and they love it! They don't eat the bones.
     
  5. HorseFeatherz NV

    HorseFeatherz NV Eggink Chickens

    Chicken, beef, fish, pork, duck, goose - chickens love it all, plus mice, frogs, lizards, snakes, other small birds [​IMG]
     
  6. MeatKing

    MeatKing Chillin' With My Peeps

    Never, have done that... Don't think I will;) But I may just be a wacko!
     
  7. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    If it don't eat them first they will eat it...

    Chris
     
  8. ellieroo

    ellieroo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One of my guys favorites turkey carcass. Only clean bones left in a matter of hours! [​IMG]
     
  9. BC_Farms

    BC_Farms Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Guineas eat chicken I think the chickens have had some too.
     
  10. Wolfwoman

    Wolfwoman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yup, sure do! And turkey carcasses, and fish carcasses... they LOVE it.
     

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