Brooding Chukar Chicks- What type of feed+treats?

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by Griffin Nest, May 11, 2011.

  1. Griffin Nest

    Griffin Nest Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 7, 2010
    What type of feed for brooding chukar chicks? When will I have to switch over from mash to adult food?

    And what kinds of treats do they like????
  2. Riffecreek

    Riffecreek Chukar Junky

    May 29, 2010
    Dunnville, Ky.
    I use 28% pheasant starter on them... about 8 weeks old, you can go to a grower food and 16 weeks, you can go to a pellet type food.

    As for treats green grass, meal worms, apples, and so on works. But most usually I keep them on their feed and give them a hand full of grass a day.

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