Can you feed chickens cherries with pits?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by lahaskell, Sep 5, 2013.

  1. lahaskell

    lahaskell In the Brooder

    May 8, 2013
    I am wondering if you can feed chickens cherries with pits or if the would get lodged in their crop?
  2. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    My chickens fly up into the cherry tree and have a feast...I have some that have eaten cherries for two years and no problems yet.
    Last edited: Sep 5, 2013
  3. Alaskan

    Alaskan The Frosted Flake

    yep.....go for it [​IMG]
  4. I would think so. The $%@& mocking birds, robins and thrushes eat the cherries right off my cherry tree even while I am trying to cover it in bird netting. Yet I have never seen a cherry thieving song bird with a case of cherry pit hemorrhoids.

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