Basswood shavings safe for chicks?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Peruvian, May 17, 2008.

  1. Peruvian

    Peruvian Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a friend who is a woodworker who supplies me with wood shavings. He is out of pine shavings and will be working with basswood for a few weeks. Are basswood shavings safe for chick bedding?
     
  2. Davaroo

    Davaroo Poultry Crank

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    Absolutely. Probably better than pine, actually. Lay in a supply while you can.
     

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