Are California pepper trees poisonous to chickens?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by KaylaBird, Nov 26, 2010.

  1. KaylaBird

    KaylaBird Out Of The Brooder

    Nov 25, 2010
    Sunny SoCal
    My Run and hen house are under a big California pepper tree, we don't have the Hens yet but will this kill them if they eat it?[​IMG]
  2. PunkinPeep

    PunkinPeep Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 31, 2009
    SouthEast Texas
    I haven't heard of this tree before i read your post.

    However, after a little googling, and seeing that some birds may eat the berries/fruit, and that it appears to be safe for humans, i would not be concerned.

    That's just my two cents. I'm not an expert.


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