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Are chickens allergic to anything?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Big Red Barn, Sep 19, 2012.

  1. Big Red Barn

    Big Red Barn New Egg

    Jul 8, 2012
    I've been getting my chickens pine shavings from the local co-op, but now I have the option to get them from a woodshop for FREE. Are there any woods that they are allergic to? My friend told me don't use cedar, but at the woodshop no one uses it anyways. I just want to make sure they won't get sick on me
  2. fried green eggs

    fried green eggs Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 25, 2011
    S.E. Michigan
    Thats great! Most are fine but I wouldn't use Cedar or Walnut.

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