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Do my 3 week old chicks and ducklings need the same type grit?....

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by redhen, Jun 5, 2008.

  1. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    i am going to the store tomorow...to buy them all some feed and grit....but i read somewhere on here that chicks need a parakeet type grit to start..what about my ducklings?..they are soooo much bigger than my chicks..so do i give them the same grit?..Thanks, Wendy
     
  2. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    hello...[​IMG]..anyone know if i can give my ducks the same grit as my chicks?....[​IMG]..Wendy
     
  3. raindrop

    raindrop Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I gave both my ducklings and chicks chick grit from the feed store. It came in a little 5# bag, and was the perfect size to last until they were big enough to go out in the world and find their own grit. The pieces were about 1-2mm across.
     
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    Thanks Raindrop..so chick grit is okay for ducks?..appreciate the help...Wendy
     

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