Can ducklings eat un medicated chicken feed? Or do they need chick starter feed?

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  1. Ariana Martinez

    Ariana Martinez Out Of The Brooder

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    Can ducklings eat um medicated chicken feed? Or do they need chick starter feed?
     
  2. jenniemig

    jenniemig Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The best feed is a starter feed specifically for ducklings. You can feed non medicated chick starter but you need to add brewers yeast to the feed, or niacin (100-150 mgper gallon) to the water. Ducklings require more vitamins than chicks.
     
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