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Cherries?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by lisamr, Aug 25, 2008.

  1. lisamr

    lisamr Out Of The Brooder

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    I am new to this chicken thing...just yesterday I got my layers and I have tons of questions. One being...which is probably stupid, but I need to ask. Can I give them cherries and do i need to pit them? Thanks
     
  2. dangerouschicken

    dangerouschicken Will Barter For Coffee

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    I pit them first, only because cherry pits can be mildly toxic, and I don't want to take risks with it.
     
  3. lisamr

    lisamr Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks so much, I guess it wasnt such a stupid question after all.
     
  4. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Nope, not a stupid question...in fact, I believe I asked it at one point. I'm like dangerous though, I also pit mine.
     
  5. tvtaber

    tvtaber Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We live on the wild side and let them have them, pit and all. So far so good, but they really do not get many since we eat them all!
     

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