HA HA! chickens eating spaghetti

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by clucky2, Jan 6, 2010.

  1. clucky2

    clucky2 Out Of The Brooder

    Dec 29, 2008
    Has anyone else gotten such a laugh watching thier chickens eat spaghetti? They don't even go for other kinds of pasta so much, but the longer noodle must be similar to a worm in a way that gets them excited. They grab-take steps backward-and eat thier way up. Or shake thier heads with it like crazy. It's so so funny.
  2. cherylcohen

    cherylcohen The Omelet Ranch

    Sep 18, 2009
    SF East Bay CA
    Yes! best Chicken TV I've seen
  3. Kittymomma

    Kittymomma Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 9, 2009
    Olympia, WA
    Yep! My DD usually eats pasta leftovers for breakfast, but she was gone so the chickies got the spaghetti, it was soooo funny. Mine really like mac and cheese too, they have a heck of a time getting the cheese sauce off of their beaks though. Wiping their beaks on the ground doesn't work very well this time of year since everything is mud.
  4. GardeNerd

    GardeNerd Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yeah! It is fun, the kids love taking the leftovers out to them and watching the chickens dangle the stands and swallow them like earthworms without the yuck factor. But then there are no leftovers for my lunch. Oh well, cheap fun.

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