Does anyone remember the recipe for pumpkin guts?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by thechickenfarmer, Oct 30, 2007.

  1. thechickenfarmer

    thechickenfarmer Chillin' With My Peeps

    264
    0
    149
    Jan 11, 2007
    Connecticut
    On the other forum last year someone had a recipe for the pumpkin guts that was a natural de-wormer for chickens. There were many ingredients but the only other one I remember was cinnamon. I thought I saved it but now I can't find it. Thanks, Jen [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Oct 30, 2007
  2. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

    7,505
    19
    301
    Jan 30, 2007
    WV
    I just feed mine the raw pumpkin and seeds...never saw anything about adding other ingredients....
     
  3. tvtaber

    tvtaber Chillin' With My Peeps

    350
    2
    141
    Aug 2, 2007
    Central CA
    I did the same, just dumped the whole pile of guts in there and they were gone by the next time I checked! I think there was something about mixing the seeds with buttermilk or yogurt, but I don't have that kind of time or energy. [​IMG]
     
  4. Ma

    Ma Chillin' With My Peeps

    113
    0
    129
    Aug 10, 2007
    Camanche, Iowa
    Same here. Just tossed all the guts in to them and they went crazzzzy!

    Pumpkin guts are their absolute favorite treat.......they eat the seeds whole no problem. And the fact that the seeds are a natural worming agent is a triple plus.

    Being one to always go the simplest route first, I find no need to add anything else since they love it so much in its "natural" state. JMO [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by