How to switch from crumbles to pellets

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by TXChickMama, Mar 20, 2016.

  1. TXChickMama

    TXChickMama Out Of The Brooder

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    Mine have been on chick crumbles, then grower/starter crumbles. They are now starting to lay, and I bought a small bag of layer crumbles to make the transition easier. I have bought the same brand each time, in hopes the taste and texture would be similar. I know they don't like change. So would you all suggest mixing in some of the layer crumbles with layer pellets to get them on pellets? There's a big difference in the size and texture, so I don't want them to stop eating.

    Thanks for your help!
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    Your plan sounds good.
    They won't stop eating for long. They're voracious eaters and won't starve themselves.
     
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