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Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Bryzantium, May 14, 2009.

  1. Bryzantium

    Bryzantium In the Brooder

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    I was wondering if anyone knew of any parasites or other health problems chickens can get from eating leftover chicken?
    They seem to love it. Cooked of course. I was curious if even after cooking would any diseases cross from the factory birds we eat to them?
     

  2. DuckLady

    DuckLady ~~~Administrator~~~BYC Store Support Staff Member

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    I have given my birds left over tukey noodle soup.

    THe chickens went for the meat, the geese went for the veggies and the ducks ate what was left and played in the broth [​IMG]
     
  3. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    I don't think it's a problem. I've fed mine chicken occasionally for years.

    Imp-course didn't cows get mad cow disease from eating cow. If your chickens start showing signs of mad chicken disease- RUN [​IMG]
     
  4. Bryzantium

    Bryzantium In the Brooder

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    Heheh I'll definitely run if they do start to show signs of mad cow. Thank ya'll for the replies.
     

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