can i give them vitamins & electrolytes???

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Taylor, Oct 23, 2011.

  1. Taylor

    Taylor Songster

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    will electrolytes help their egg-production any? really how does it really help your flock??? is it good on a regular basis????
     

  2. WoodlandWoman

    WoodlandWoman Crowing

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    Electrolytes are particular class of minerals that are in the body. The only time I would give them is if they had a medical problem that caused their electrolytes to be low. If you give too many to a chicken that doesn't need them, that can be bad for them, too.

    I would just feed a good diet and provide fresh water.
     
  3. jerseygirl1

    jerseygirl1 Crowing

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    I give mine vitamins and electrolytes every so often, when they've been cooped up for a few days from the weather, just to unstress them. Also, when it is extremely hot in the summer I'll give it to them for a pick-me-up
     

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