Can i feed watermelon to 6 day olf chicks..?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by chickmchickie, Jul 14, 2011.

  1. chickmchickie

    chickmchickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My chicks were hatched on july 9th and i got them july 11th, i was just cutting up some watermelon and can fee watermelon to them at 6 days old.. They are only on start and grow, no sand or grit yet in the pen..
    thank you
     
  2. 6chick*start

    6chick*start Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It's flavored water! They will love you even more ...
     
  3. chickmchickie

    chickmchickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    ok thank you i just wasn't sure with our grit or sand in there.. i figured it was just like water and wouldn't need the grit.. thank you so much
     
  4. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    I would feed watermelon to my chicks, but I do have chick grit available to them. I let them outside at a week old if it is warm enough.
     

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