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finally switched!!

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by Mahjongg90, Mar 5, 2008.

  1. Mahjongg90

    Mahjongg90 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 2, 2008
    Western Slope, CO
    Well, tonight I finally switched from paper towels to woodchips, and they love it! They were scratchin around and pecking at it. I watched them for a while, and as far as i could see they weren't eating it, just playing with it. Whew
  2. kstaven

    kstaven Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Jan 26, 2007
    BC, Washington Border
    Once they figure out where the food and water is you are pretty safe. They may still chew on a few, but unlikely to actually swallow it.

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