Cocoa bean mulch in for chicks???

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kfisher123, Jul 30, 2011.

  1. kfisher123

    kfisher123 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 11, 2011
    Verona Wisconsin
    My gardens are all mulched with cocoa bean. I let my silkies out during the day and they love to pick in the garden but I'm wondering if it's safe. I know it's bad for dogs. They have been in it several times with no problems but it dawned on me that I should check with the BYC experts before I continue, as I'm a newbie to these ladies! Thanks!![​IMG]
  2. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    I personally would be cautious. I wouldnt think chocolate could be good for them, not sure if it will harm them though. Hopefully someone with more help will chime in shortly. [​IMG]

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