Can they eat

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by bullrider, Jan 21, 2009.

  1. bullrider

    bullrider Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am hatching conturnix quail can they eat chick starter that i feed my baby chicken ?
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    They need higher protein. It would be best to give them gamebird crumbles feed.
     
  3. bullrider

    bullrider Chillin' With My Peeps

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    So can the chicks just eat the game bird feed or do i have to have a starter ? thanks for the fast post [​IMG]
     
  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    They both can have gamebird feed.
     
  5. Teach97

    Teach97 Bantam Addict

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    the gamebird starter is better...usually higher protein and medicated to help with the little illnesses...
     
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