grit?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by mika4me, Oct 14, 2010.

  1. mika4me

    mika4me Out Of The Brooder

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    My birds are eight to ten weeks old. They have sand and gravel in their run and I am wondering if those things qualify as grit. Do I need to provide something special for them?
     
  2. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    If they have sand and gravel that should be all they need.
     
  3. woodmort

    woodmort Chillin' With My Peeps

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    No.
     
  4. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Should be fine!
     
  5. annie3001

    annie3001 My Girls

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    yes its good to have the sand etc. is it enough? well do you free range your chickens?
     

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