Feeding chickens empty crab shells?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by KauAnnie, Jul 1, 2011.

  1. KauAnnie

    KauAnnie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We just ate some crabs and theres a lot of shells. I was wondering if I could feed them since we can feed chickens egg shells and oyster shell. Thanks! [​IMG]
     
  2. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

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    yeah i would grind them up a bit and toss em in
     
  3. yinepu

    yinepu Overrun With Chickens

    Mine get crab shells.. shrimp shells.. crawdad parts.. they eat what they want off them and I compost the rest
     
  4. KauAnnie

    KauAnnie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok thank you!
     
  5. fairys84

    fairys84 New Egg

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    So glad u have this post just got done eating crab it was so good now I'm giving the rest to my chickens they will love it!!
     
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  6. barnaclebob

    barnaclebob Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i've seen pictures where it will turn the yolks a really dark orange or almost red color. Don't remember if it effected taste.
     

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