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grit for very small breeds?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by greytmommy, Aug 24, 2011.

  1. greytmommy

    greytmommy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    we have a OEGB, and I am wondering what I should use for grit for her? I bought "chicken grit" but it seems pretty big! The big hens dont have a problem with it...but is there something that I can get in small quantities that would work for this tiny hen?
     
  2. leadwolf1

    leadwolf1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine love chick grit...you can find it at tractor supply and most feed stores. It is sized just right for chicks and small bantams [​IMG]
     
  3. leonphelps

    leonphelps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    sand would work too.
     
  4. saladin

    saladin Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If they have access to the ground they don't need grit: chickens eat a lot of dirt! lol.
     

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