Dungeness Crab as a treat.. yes/no?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by stir-fry, Apr 13, 2009.

  1. stir-fry

    stir-fry Out Of The Brooder

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    we are huge crabbers here in WA for fun, we have a ton of frozen crab, more than we will ever eat (sorry to those crab loves that are land locked [​IMG] )

    would this be a good treat for them? Its been cooked and frozen.
     
  2. stir-fry

    stir-fry Out Of The Brooder

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    news flash. food chart says yes in seafood..

    but..

    they will sniff it and back up. Girls wont touch it [​IMG]
     
  3. NYREDS

    NYREDS Overrun With Chickens

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    If I lived near you I would be SO happy to buy you chicken feed in exchange for crab!!!
     
  4. stir-fry

    stir-fry Out Of The Brooder

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    Hmmm, i can mail a coler lol [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  5. Appaloosa Hill Farm

    Appaloosa Hill Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok, what's your address? I'll next-day-air you 100 lbs of feed in exchange for some crab. [​IMG] Don't those chickens know a good thing when they see it?? [​IMG]
     
  6. stir-fry

    stir-fry Out Of The Brooder

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    feed here easy, crab there.. find a way and pay the trip ill send it!
     
  7. addicted2chicks

    addicted2chicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Oh I will send feed too, lol. My son would be in crab heaven, it is his most favorite all time food.
     
  8. al6517

    al6517 Real Men can Cook

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    Mine like fresh fish!!!!.

    AL
     
  9. MichiganWoods

    MichiganWoods DD (Artistic Digital Diva)

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    Just don't tell me it's Snow Crab and I'll try not to be quite so jealous!! [​IMG] (I [​IMG] crab meat)
     
  10. stir-fry

    stir-fry Out Of The Brooder

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    They ate it! [​IMG] we were gone to the feed store, came back after sitting there all day they decided to eat it ALL, 4 girls picked 2 crabs clean. and came home with feed, scratch, and SIX new fuzzy butts [​IMG]
    2-Rhode Island Reds,
    2-austrolops
    2-Buff Orphingtons

    (i CAN NOT take the Rachel with me anymore [​IMG] lol )
     

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