can 6 week old chicks eat the same treats as older chickens?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by tnaknight87, Feb 22, 2009.

  1. tnaknight87

    tnaknight87 Out Of The Brooder

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    I just got 6 week old chicks and i was wondering can they eat the same treats as the older chickens can,like greens and left overs
     
  2. Snakeoil

    Snakeoil Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep, won't hurt them at all.
     
  3. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    You'll need to offer them a little grit. IMO, you'd do best to keep the amount of treats small at that age. They really need the complete nutrition of their chick feed. Treats should take up no more than 10% of their daily intake.
     

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