Fat balls

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  1. chicken1328

    chicken1328 Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 2 birds and we had some grill fat inthe grill if I mix it with their food to make some mini fat balls will this be okay to feed to my birds many thanks
     
  2. ChickyChickens

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    Yes, i think it should be fine to feed them that!!! I have never done it with mine, but it sounds fine!! Dont know what others have tio say though!!??

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    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    As far as I know, feeding fat to your birds isn't a problem. Just make sure the fat hasn't become rancid/rotten, and don't overfeed it. Moderation is the key.

    Good luck with birds!
     
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  5. TwoCrows

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    I tried giving my birds a tiny bit of suet once and it caused small impactions in the crop. So just be careful when using fat.

    Good luck with your flock and welcome to ours!
     
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    I think that it would be fine in moderation. I've given my birds small parts of bird suet cakes, with no ill effects.
     
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