Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by imthedude, May 25, 2010.

  1. imthedude

    imthedude Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2010
    Stumbled across apples as a chicken food this morning. I had an apple in my messenger bag from last week. It was kind of bruised and mashed up, so I tossed it into the run for the girls. Holy smokes. They gathered around and didn't leave until it was toast. I tossed in two more old ones from the fridge, and they immediately pounced on them also. Probably need to exercise a little moderation in the future.
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    OH yeah, apples are a big hit with my flock too! It's funny to watch them go after the apples.....
  3. LittleFeat

    LittleFeat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 14, 2009
    My girls are SOOOOO spoiled! If I threw a whole apple in the pen, they would run for their lives to the farthest corner of the run. They love chopped up broccoli but put a whole stalk in there and it might as well be a snake or raccoon. If it isn't chopped or mashed, it's a big evil thingy, out to get them!! Yep they're spoiled!! Oh what have I created??? [​IMG]

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